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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Small American woodpecker that feeds on sap from e.g. apple and maple trees.

Usage examples (32)
  • My oldest daughter who has an amazing memory for all things bugs and birds, informs me that it's actually called a sapsucker ....
  • We knew him well, however -- the yellow-bellied woodpecker, or "sapsucker," as he was called in the vicinity.
  • The sapsucker is a woodpecker.
  • Would you say the damage is sapsucker on the pyracantha? for more
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