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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Bobwhite  \Bob"white`\,  n.  (Zo["o]l.) 
  The  common  quail  of  North  America  ({Colinus,  or  Ortyx, 
  Virginianus});  --  so  called  from  its  note. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  bobwhite 
  n  :  a  popular  North  American  game  bird;  named  for  its  call  [syn: 
  {bobwhite  quail},  {partridge}] 




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