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dawn chorus

n.
The collective sound produced by the simultaneous singing of various species of birds around dawn in a given locale, especially in the springtime.
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dawn chorus

n
(Zoology) the singing of large numbers of birds at dawn
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dawn chorus

n (Brit) → coro mattutino degli uccelli
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Patrick's Church, Cushendun www.ccght.org International Dawn Chorus Day is the worldwide celebration of nature's daily miracle.
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Celebrated every May, International Dawn Chorus Day encourages bird lovers and absolute beginners to make an early rise and hear our feathered friends launch a symphony of tweets.

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