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(Zoology) a collective term for starlings
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Murmurationof starlings: a flock—Lydgate, 1470.
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|Noun||1.||murmuration - a low continuous indistinct sound; often accompanied by movement of the lips without the production of articulate speech|
sound - the sudden occurrence of an audible event; "the sound awakened them"
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