an Old World oriole, Oriolus oriolus, the male of which is bright yellow with black wings.
a European oriole, Oriolus oriolus, the male of which has a bright yellow head and body with black wings and tail
noun 1. an employment contract or agreement guaranteeing a key executive of a company substantial severance pay and other financial benefits in the event of job loss caused by the company’s being sold or merged. noun 1. (informal) a clause in the employment contract of a senior executive providing for special benefits if the executive’s […]
noun 1. a freshwater food fish, Plectroplites ambiguus, that inhabits inland waters of Australia. noun 1. another name for callop
noun 1. an Asiatic pheasant, Chrysolophus pictus, having brilliant scarlet, orange, gold, green, and black plumage. noun 1. a brightly coloured pheasant, Chrysolophus pictus, of the mountainous regions of W and central Asia, the males of which have a crest and ruff
noun 1. either of two plovers of the genus Pluvialis, having the back marked with golden-yellow spots, P. apricaria, of Europe, or P. dominica, of America. noun 1. any of several plovers of the genus Pluvialis, such as P. apricaria of Europe and Asia, that have golden brown back, head, and wings