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Definition of the noun american bittern

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noun

  1. a kind of bittern

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noun

  1. A medium-sized bittern most commonly found in North America, scientific name Botaurus lentiginosus, known for its resounding calls.

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Google previewEncyclopaedia Metropolitana, Or, Universal Dictionary of Knowledge (1845)

Comprising the Twofold Advantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose

American Bittern, Wilson. Freckled Bittern, Montagu. A. Undulata, Gmel. Zigzag Bittern, Lath. A. Tigrina, Gmel. Tiger Bittern, Lath. A. Lineata, Gmel. Lmeated Bittern, Lath. A. Brasitiensit, Lin. Brasilian Bittern, Lath. A. Flava, Gmel. Yellow Bittern ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Metropolitana; Or, Universal Dictionary of Knowledge on an Original Plan Comprising the Twofold Advantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings Edited by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose (1845)

Miscellaneous and lexicographical, vol. 1

American Bittern, Wilson. Freckled Bittern, Montagu. A. Undulata, Gmel. Zigzag Bittern, Lath. A. Tigrina, Gmel. Tiger Bittern, Lath. A. Lineata, Gmel. Lineated Bittern, Lath. A. Brasiliensis, Lin. Brasilian Bittern, Lath. A. Flava, Gmel. Yellow Bittern ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Marine Science (2009)

by C. Reid Nichols, Robert G. Williams

ring-billed gull Larus delawarensis shorebird western gull Larus occidentalis shorebird American bittern Botaurus lentiginosus wading bird black-crowned night heron Nycticorax nycticorax wading bird glossy ibis Plegadis falcinellus wading ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Inland Waters (2009)

crane Whooping crane Cuckoos Mangrove cuckoo Grebes Least grebe Piedbilled grebe Horned grebe Rednecked grebe Eared grebe Western grebe Herons and related species American bittern Least bittern Great blue heron Florida great ...

Google previewChambers's encyclopaedia (1901)

a dictionary of universal knowledge

The American Bittern (B. lentt- (finosus), a species almost equal in size to the common bittern, and very similar to it in habits and voice, has occasionally teen shot as a straggler in Britain. It is common in many parte of North America, migrating ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Metropolitana: Miscellaneous and lexicographical (1845)

by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose

American Bittern, Wilson. Freckled Bittern, Montagu. A. Undulata, Gmel. Zigzag Bittern, Lath. A. Tigrina, Gmel. Tiger Bittern, Lath. A. Lineata, Gmel. Lineated Bittern, Lath. A. Brasiliensis, Lin. Brasilian Bittern, Lath. A. Flava, Gmel. Yellow Bittern ...

Google previewEncyclopædia metropolitana; or, Universal dictionary of knowledge, ed. by E. Smedley, Hugh J. Rose and Henry J. Rose. [With] Plates (1845)

by Edward Smedley

American Bittern, Wilson. Freckled Bittern, Montagu. . A. Undulata, Gmel. Zigzag Bittern, Lath. A. Tigrina, Gmel. Tiger Bittern, Lath. A. Lineata, Gmel. Lineated Bittern, Lath. A. Brasiliensis, Lin. Brasilian Bittern, Lath. A. Flava, Gmel. Yellow Bittern ...

Google previewCompton's Pictured Encyclopedia (1922)

To Inspire Ambition, to Stimulate the Imagination, to Provide the Inquiring Mind with Accurate Information Told in an Interesting Style, and Thus Lead Into Broader Fields of Knowledge, Such is the Purpose of this Work by Guy Stanton Ford

The American bittern breeds ...

Google previewEncyclopædia Metropolitana; Or, Universal Dictionary of Knowledge ... (1845)

Comprising the Twofold Advantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose

American Bittern, Wilson. Freckled Bittern, Montagu. A. Undulata, Gmel. Zigzag Bittern, Lath. A. Tigrina, Gmel. Tiger Bittern, Lath. A. Lineata, Gmel. Lineated Bittern, Lath. A. Brasiliensis, Lin.: Brasilian Bittern, Lath. A. Flava, Gmel. Yellow Bittern ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Iowa (1995)

The American bittern, often called "shite poke" or "slough pump," was one of the most conspicuous of prairie birds to early settlers, but it now has decreased in numbers. American coots (mud hens), common throughout the area, nest here, ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Skiri Pawnee (2008)

by Douglas Richard Parks, Lula Nora Pratt

N American bittern (Botaurus lentiginosus); crane, heron. <sa- kuur+ kirikus, ...

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