snowbird definition by Webster's New World
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- a widely distributed junco (Junco hyemalis) commonly seen in the winter
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- ☆ Slang a northern tourist who vacations in the South during the winter
snowbird definition by American Heritage Dictionary
- Any of several birds, such as the junco and the snow bunting, common in snowy regions.
- Slang One who moves from a cold to a warm place in the winter.