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Noun: redbird  'red,burd
  1. The male is bright red with black wings and tail
    - scarlet tanager, Piranga olivacea, firebird
  2. Crested thick-billed North American finch having bright red plumage in the male
    - cardinal, cardinal grosbeak, Richmondena Cardinalis, Cardinalis cardinalis

Derived forms: redbirds

Type of: finch, tanager

Part of: genus Piranga, genus Richmondena, Piranga, Richmondena

Encyclopedia: Redbird, New York