Definition of Eastern meadowlark
1. Noun. A meadowlark of eastern North America.
Lexicographical Neighbors of Eastern Meadowlark
Literary usage of Eastern meadowlark
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. A Preliminary Catalog of the Birds of Missouri by Otto Widmann (1907)
"The true eastern meadowlark occurs throughout southern Missouri to the exclusion of the true Western except in migration, when typical neglecta are regular ..."
2. Bulletin by Bureau of Biological Survey, United States (1889)
"As the eastern Meadowlark is known to breed abundantly north of the United ... The notes on the migration of the eastern Meadowlark in the spring of 1885 ..."
3. Nests and Eggs of North American Birds by Oliver Davie (1900)
"... that of the eastern meadowlark.* In Los Angeles county, California, Mr. Shields states that the nesting season is from April 15 to the last of June. ..."
4. North American Birds Eggs by Chester Albert Reed (1904)
"—North America west of the Mississippi and from Manitoba and British Columbia southward, its range overlapping that of the eastern Meadowlark in the ..."
5. Michigan Bird Life: A List of All the Bird Species Known to Occur in the by Walter Bradford Barrows (1912)
"So similar to the eastern Meadowlark as to be separable with difficulty except by the expert. The western form is decidedly paler both above and below, ..."
6. The Bird Book: Illustrating in Natural Colors More Than Seven Hundred North by Chester Albert Reed (1914)
"North America west of the Mississippi and from Manitoba and British Columbia southward, its range overlapping that of the eastern Meadowlark in the ..."
7. Outdoor Heritage by Harold Child Bryant (1919)
"The name "western" has real meaning in this instance, for the eastern meadowlark differs not only in size but in its ability in song. ..."