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Any of various widely distributed songbirds of the genera Anthus and Tmetothylacus, characteristically having brownish upperparts and a streaked breast. Also called titlark.
[Imitative of its call.]
(Animals) any of various songbirds of the genus Anthus and related genera, having brownish speckled plumage and a long tail: family Motacillidae. Also called: titlark
[C18: probably of imitative origin]
any of various slim, brown-streaked songbirds of the genus Anthus, of the family Motacillidae, found in treeless country over much of the world.
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|Noun||1.||pipit - a songbird that lives mainly on the ground in open country; has streaky brown plumage|