blue jay

blue jay
noun Date: 1709 a crested bright blue North American jay (Cyanocitta cristata)

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  • blue jay — amerikinis mėlynasis kėkštas statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas atitikmenys: lot. Cyanocitta cristata angl. blue jay vok. Blauhäher, m rus. голубая сойка, f pranc. geai bleu, m ryšiai: platesnis terminas – mėlynieji kėkštai …   Paukščių pavadinimų žodynas

  • blue jay — a common, crested jay, Cyanocitta cristata, of eastern North America, having a bright blue back and a gray breast. [1700 10, Amer.] * * *       North American species of jay (q.v.). * * * …   Universalium

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