Pronunciation: (siz'ur-tāl"), [key]
1. Also called scis'sor•tailed fly'catcher Pronunciation: (siz'ur-tāld"). [key]a flycatcher, Muscivora forficatus, of the southern U.S., Mexico, and Central America, having a long, deeply forked tail.
2. any of various other birds having a long, forked tail.
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