Loggerhead-shrike meaning

A predatory North American songbird (Lanius ludovicianus) having gray, black, and white plumage, a black facial mask, and a hooked beak.
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A common North American shrike (Lanius ludovicianus), white below with black markings on the upper parts.
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Origin of loggerhead-shrike

  • From its large head
    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition