jackdaw

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jack·daw

 (jăk′dô′)
n.
Either of two small corvids (Corvus monedula or C. dauricus) of Eurasia and North Africa, having black and gray or black and white plumage.

jackdaw

(ˈdʒækˌdɔː)
n
(Animals) a large common Eurasian passerine bird, Corvus monedula, in which the plumage is black and dark grey: noted for its thieving habits: family Corvidae (crows)
[C16: from jack1 + daw]

jack•daw

(ˈdʒækˌdɔ)

n.
a small Eurasian crow with a gray nape, Corvus monedula, that nests in chimneys and rock cavities.
[1535–45]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.jackdaw - common black-and-grey Eurasian bird noted for thieveryjackdaw - common black-and-grey Eurasian bird noted for thievery
corvine bird - birds of the crow family
genus Corvus, Corvus - type genus of the Corvidae: crows and ravens
Translations
زاغ، غُراب الزَّرع
чавка
kavka
allike
naakka
čavka
csóka
dvergkráka
kuosa
kovārnis
cioacă
kavka
kavka
kaja
küçük karga
галка

jackdaw

[ˈdʒækdɔː] Ngrajilla f

jackdaw

[ˈdʒækdɔː] nchoucas m

jackdaw

nDohle f

jackdaw

[ˈdʒækˌdɔː] ntaccola

jackdaw

(ˈdʒӕkdoː) noun
a type of bird of the crow family that sometimes steals bright objects.
References in periodicals archive ?
Monedula singularis Taschenberg, 1870: 25 (descripcion original), 2 [feminidad] [feminidad] Sintipos, Argentina: Mendoza; Burmeister, 1874: 121 (revision de Bembicinae de Argentina); Handlirsch, 1890: 125 (revision de Bembicinae del mundo); Dalla Torre, 1897: 500 (catalogo de Sphecidae del Mundo); Schrottky, 1903: 177 (lista de Hymenoptera de Argentina, Paraguay y Uruguay).
The ten species that contributed most to the drastic declines of the multispecies indices in 1994-1996 and 2007-2010 ranked by the strength of the impact 1994-1996 2007-2010 2007-2010 Farmland Farmland Woodland Sylvia nisoria Tringa totanus Parus palustris Numenius arquata Motacilla flava Loxia curvirostra Anthus pratensis Oenanthe oenanthe Sitta europaea Jynx torquilla Crex crex Dryocopus martius Passer montanus Passer montanus Parus cristatus Oenanthe oenanthe Motacilla alba Dendrocopos major Corvus monedula Columba palumbus Oriolus oriolus Vanellus vanellus Delichon urbicum Dendrocopos minor Carduelis chloris Locustella naevia Nucifraga caryocatactes Crex crex Acrocephalus Parus montanus schoenobaenus
Latin name: Corvus monedula Family: Crows and allies (Corvidae) Overview: A small black crow with a grey neck and pale eyes.