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One entry found for whip-poor-will.
Main Entry: whip-poor-will
Pronunciation: primarystresshwip-schwar-secondarystresswil, secondarystresshwip-schwar-primarystresswil, primarystresswip-, secondarystresswip-
Function: noun
: an insect-eating bird of the eastern U.S. and Canada that is active at night and has a loud repeated call which sounds like its name
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