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whippoorwill

whip·poor·will [or] whip-poor-will

whippoorwill [or] whip-poor-will

pronunciation:
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part of speech: noun
definition: a nocturnal, insect-eating bird of eastern North America that has gray, black, white, and tawny plumage and is named for the sound of its call.
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