bushtit
noun Date: circa 1889 a small gray titmouse (Psaltriparus minimus) of western North America with light underparts that occurs in several geographic forms

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  • bushtit — [boosh′tit΄] n. a small, grayish, long tailed tit (Psaltriparus minimus) of a passerine family (Aegithalidae) of birds, found in W North America * * * bush·tit (bo͝oshʹtĭt ) n. Either of two small, long tailed birds (Psaltriparus minimus or P.… …   Universalium

  • bushtit — [boosh′tit΄] n. a small, grayish, long tailed tit (Psaltriparus minimus) of a passerine family (Aegithalidae) of birds, found in W North America …   English World dictionary

  • Bushtit — Taxobox name = Bushtit status = LC | status system = IUCN3.1 image width = 240px image caption = A Bushtit in Seattle, Washington, USA. regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Aves ordo = Passeriformes familia = Aegithalidae genus =… …   Wikipedia

  • bushtit — krūmyninės zylės statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas atitikmenys: lot. Psaltriparus angl. bushtit vok. Buschschwanzmeise, f rus. темношапочная кустарниковая синица, f pranc. mésange buissonnière, f ryšiai: platesnis terminas – ilgauodegės… …   Paukščių pavadinimų žodynas

  • bushtit — krūmyninė zylė statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas atitikmenys: lot. Psaltriparus minimus angl. bushtit vok. Buschschwanzmeise, f rus. темношапочная кустарниковая синица, f pranc. mésange buissonnière, f ryšiai: platesnis terminas – krūmyninės …   Paukščių pavadinimų žodynas

  • bushtit — noun A North American long tailed tit, of the genus Psaltriparus, that has mostly grey plumage …   Wiktionary

  • bushtit — bush•tit [[t]ˈbʊʃˌtɪt[/t]] n. orn a small songbird, Psaltriparus minimus, of the western U.S. and Mexico, that constructs long nests • Etymology: 1880–85 …   From formal English to slang

  • bushtit — /ˈbʊʃtɪt/ (say booshtit) noun any of several small grey birds with brownish crowns of the North American genus Psaltiparus, family Aegithalidae, known for their pendent nests …   Australian English dictionary

  • bushtit — noun active grey titmice of western North America • Syn: ↑bush tit • Hypernyms: ↑titmouse, ↑tit • Member Holonyms: ↑Psaltriparus, ↑genus Psaltriparus …   Useful english dictionary

  • black-eared bushtit — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun : a bushtit that has conspicuously black cheek patches (as members of several races of the southwestern U.S., Mexico, and Central America) …   Useful english dictionary

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