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A small bird (Plectrophenax nivalis) of northern regions, having predominantly white winter plumage.
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(Animals) a bunting, Plectrophenax nivalis, of northern and arctic regions, having a white plumage with dark markings on the wings, back, and tail
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a bunting, Plectrophenax nivalis, of the northern parts of the Northern Hemisphere, having white plumage.
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|Noun||1.||snow bunting - white Arctic bunting |
bunting - any of numerous seed-eating songbirds of Europe or North America
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