song thrush


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song thrush

n.
A Eurasian and African songbird (Turdus philomelos) having brown upper plumage, a spotted breast, and a distinctive musical song. Also called mavis.

song thrush

n
(Animals) a common Old World thrush, Turdus philomelos, that has a brown back and spotted breast and is noted for its song

song′ thrush`


n.
a common Eurasian thrush, Turdus philomelos, with a melodious song.
[1660–70]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.song thrush - common Old World thrush noted for its songsong thrush - common Old World thrush noted for its song
thrush - songbirds characteristically having brownish upper plumage with a spotted breast
genus Turdus, Turdus - type genus of the Turdidae
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In particular, Blackcaps (Sylvia atricapilla), Song Thrush (Turdus philomelos), Lesser Whitethroat (Sylvia curruca) and Common Chiffchaff (Phylloscopus collybita).
Mistle Thrushes are the greyer-backed, bigger cousin of the familiar Song Thrush, with blotchier spots on the breast.
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