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From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Ov·en·bird n. Zool. (a) Any species of the genus Furnarius, allied to the creepers.  They inhabit South America and the West Indies, and construct curious oven-shaped nests. (b) In the United States, Seiurus aurocapillus; -- called also golden-crowned thrush. (c) In England, sometimes applied to the willow warbler, and to the long-tailed titmouse.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 Seiurus aurocapillus
      n : American warbler; builds a dome-shaped nest on the ground
          [syn: ovenbird]