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Apache a member of a North American Indian people living mostly in the southwestern United States and northern Mexico.
bison a very large mammal with a large head, humped shoulders, and short curved horns. Bison used to roam the plains of North America in large herds, but they were hunted until they were almost extinct. North American bison are also called buffalo, but they are not related to the true buffalo of Africa and Asia. Bison have hooves and are closely related to cattle. Bison eat only plants and chew their cud. [1/2 definitions]
bluebird a small, blue North American songbird. Males usually have a reddish breast.
bobolink a black, yellow, and white North American songbird that is named for its cry. Bobolinks move from one region to another during certain times of the year.
bobwhite a brown and white North American bird that is named for its call. Bobwhites are a kind of quail.
brown bear a bear that is mainly brown in color, found in western North America and northern Europe and Asia. Brown bears vary in size from the small Syrian variety to the giant Kodiak bear and include the North American grizzlies. They are found in more parts of the world than any other kind of bear.
buffalo a large mammal that has long legs, hooves, and horns, and that is closely related to cattle. Different kinds of buffaloes live in Africa or Asia. The North American bison is sometimes called a buffalo, but is not a true buffalo.
cardinal a North American songbird with a crest of feathers on its head. Male cardinals have bright red feathers and a black face and throat. [1/3 definitions]
catbird a dark gray North American songbird. One of its calls is like the sound a cat makes.
chickadee a small North American bird with a gray body and black head and throat.
cottonmouth a poisonous North American snake that lives in swamps; water moccasin.
cottonwood a North American tree of the poplar family. Cottonwoods grow quickly and bear seeds surrounded by fiber that looks like cotton. [1/2 definitions]
coyote a North American mammal that is closely related to dogs, foxes, and wolves. Coyotes have a pointed nose and ears and a bushy tail. They hunt small animals, and they also sometimes eat plants.
ferret a small mammal with light fur and black feet. Ferrets are a kind of weasel. They live in the plains of North America, where they eat prairie dogs. The North American ferret is closely related to the European ferret or polecat. [1/4 definitions]
flicker2 a large North American woodpecker. It is mostly brown and white and has either yellow or red under its wings and tail.
grackle a North American blackbird with a long tail and shiny black feathers.
locust a North American tree in the legume family that has leaves with many parts and white flowers that hang in clusters. [1/3 definitions]
meadowlark one of two kinds of North American songbirds that nest in open fields and have a sweet, musical song. A meadowlark has a yellow breast marked with black.
medicine man a person who heals, or is thought to have spiritual powers, among North American Indians and some other peoples.
mockingbird a gray and white North American songbird. It has many different calls and can also copy the sounds that other birds make.
muskrat a North American rodent that lives in and near water. Muskrats are about one foot long with brown fur and a long tail. They make burrows in the banks of streams or build reed huts in marshes and ponds.