The barred owl.
barred owl definition by Webster's New World
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a large, North American owl (Strix varia) with bars of brown feathers across the breast
barred owl definition by American Heritage Dictionary
A large North American owl (Strix varia) having barred, brownish plumage across the breast, a streaked belly, and a strident, hooting cry.