noun Date: 1702 any of several largely olive American warblers (genus Geothlypis); especially one (G. trichas) with yellow breast and throat and in the male a black mask

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  • Yellowthroat — Yel low*throat , n. (Zo[ o]l.) Any one of several species of American ground warblers of the genus {Geothlypis}, esp. the Maryland yellowthroat ({Geothlypis trichas}), which is a very common species. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • yellowthroat — ☆ yellowthroat [yel′ōthrōt΄] n. any of a genus (Geothlypis) of American wood warblers with a yellow breast and throat …   English World dictionary

  • Yellowthroat — Taxobox name = Yellowthroats image caption = Male Common Yellowthroat regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Aves ordo = Passeriformes familia = Parulidae genus = Geothlypis genus authority = Cabanis 1847 subdivision ranks = Species… …   Wikipedia

  • yellowthroat — noun small olive colored American warblers with yellow breast and throat • Hypernyms: ↑New World warbler, ↑wood warbler • Hyponyms: ↑common yellowthroat, ↑Maryland yellowthroat, ↑Geothlypis trichas • Member Holonyms …   Useful english dictionary

  • yellowthroat — /yel oh throht /, n. any of several American warblers of the genus Geothlypis, having a yellow throat, esp. the common yellowthroat, G. trichas. [1695 1705; YELLOW + THROAT] * * * …   Universalium

  • yellowthroat — geltongurklės statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas atitikmenys: lot. Geothlypis angl. yellowthroat vok. Gelbkehlchen, n rus. масковый певун, m pranc. paruline, f ryšiai: platesnis terminas – parulidiniai siauresnis terminas – auksavainikė… …   Paukščių pavadinimų žodynas

  • yellowthroat — noun A mostly yellow colored group of New World warblers in the genus Geothlypis …   Wiktionary

  • yellowthroat — yel•low•throat [[t]ˈyɛl oʊˌθroʊt[/t]] n. orn any of various New World wood warblers of the genus Geothlypis, typically nesting in dense undergrowth, esp. the common North American species G. trichas, with a yellow throat and breast, and, in the… …   From formal English to slang

  • Common Yellowthroat — Male Fe …   Wikipedia

  • Belding's Yellowthroat — Taxobox name = Belding s Yellowthroat status = CR | status system = IUCN3.1 trend = down regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Aves ordo = Passeriformes familia = Parulidae genus = Geothlypis species = G. beldingi binomial = Geothlypis… …   Wikipedia

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