downy woodpecker(redirected from Picoides pubescens)
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A North American woodpecker (Picoides pubescens) having a small bill and black wings with white spots.
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a small black-and-white North American woodpecker, Picoides pubescens: males have a red head patch.
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|Noun||1.||downy woodpecker - small North American woodpecker with black and white plumage and a small bill|
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