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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Veery \Veer"y\, n. (Zool.) An American thrush (Turdus fuscescens) common in the Northern United States and Canada. It is light tawny brown above. The breast is pale buff, thickly spotted with brown. Called also Wilson's thrush. [1913 Webster] Sometimes I hear the veery's clarion. --Thoreau. [1913 Webster]