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(Animals) poetic any bird, esp the night heron, that is most active at night
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|Noun||1.||night raven - nocturnal or crepuscular herons |
heron - grey or white wading bird with long neck and long legs and (usually) long bill
|2.||night raven - any bird that cries at night|
night bird - any bird associated with night: owl; nightingale; nighthawk; etc
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