Caterpillar eater

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Caterpillar eater (Zoöl) a bird belonging to the family of Shrikes, which feeds on caterpillars. The name is also given to several other birds.
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Usage

In literature:

The caterpillars are great eaters, too.
"Little Busybodies" by Jeanette Augustus Marks and Julia Moody
The male White-shouldered Caterpillar-eater resembles a Hooded Robin (249).
"An Australian Bird Book" by John Albert Leach
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