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|Noun||1.||genus Carpodacus - house finches and purple finches |
bird genus - a genus of birds
family Fringillidae, Fringillidae - finches: goldfinches; bullfinches; chaffinches; siskins; canaries; cardinals; grosbeaks; crossbills; linnets; buntings
Carpodacus mexicanus, house finch, linnet - small finch originally of the western United States and Mexico