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covert in Plants topic

covertcovert2 noun [countable]  HBPa group of thick bushes where animals can hide
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covertRed of juvenile, both on crown and under tail coverts, is rather pale.White eyestripe and under tail coverts.Like a miniature short-billed Water Rail, with unspotted underparts, barred under tail coverts and green bill.Lack of red on under tail coverts distinguishes from all other black and white woodpeckers, except Three-toed.The only waterfowl with both red forehead and habit of constantly flirting white under tail coverts.Plumage grey-brown, darker on underparts, with white under tail coverts.He was helped by Athena to drive them out of their coverts, and as they flew up he shot them.