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A small European songbird (Fringilla coelebs) having reddish-brown plumage and a blue-gray cap in the male.
[Middle English chaffinche, from Old English ceaffinc : ceaf, chaff, husk + finc, finch.]
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(Animals) a common European finch, Fringilla coelebs, with black and white wings and, in the male, a reddish body and blue-grey head
[Old English ceaffinc, from ceaf chaff1 + finc finch]
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a common Eurasian finch, Fringilla coelebs, often kept as a pet.
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|Noun||1.||chaffinch - small European finch with a cheerful song|
finch - any of numerous small songbirds with short stout bills adapted for crushing seeds
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chaffinch[ˈtʃæfɪntʃ] N → pinzón m (vulgar)
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
chaffinch[ˈtʃæfɪntʃ] n → pinson m
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
n → Buchfink m
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007
chaffinch[ˈtʃæfɪntʃ] n → fringuello
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995