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(Zoology) a type of woodpecker. Also called: wryneck
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Noun1.Jynx - wrynecks
bird genus - a genus of birds
family Picidae, Picidae - woodpeckers
wryneck - Old World woodpecker with a peculiar habit of twisting the neck
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36 Frank Zappa' 37 James Thurber' 38 They were ice-bound' 39 The Lake District (Seathwaite Fell)' 40 The Jungfrau' 41 Arsenal' 42 Jynx (jinx)' 43 Aphrodite' 44 Orkney' 45 In 1801' 46 Carmarthen' 47 Spent it (small coin, nickname for old halfpenny)' 48 Jane Eyre' 49 Auguste Piccard' 50 Belarus.
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