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Any of various chiefly Eurasian or African insectivorous birds of the family Motacillidae, having a slender body with a long tail that constantly wags.
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(Animals) any of various passerine songbirds of the genera Motacilla and Dendronanthus, of Eurasia and Africa, having a very long tail that wags when the bird walks: family Motacillidae
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1. any of various slim, usu. boldly patterned songbirds of the family Motacillidae, mainly of Eurasia and Africa, having a long tail that wags up and down when the bird is still.
2. any of several similar birds, as the water thrushes of the genus Seiurus.
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wagtail[ˈwægteɪl] N → lavandera f
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wagtail[ˈwægteɪl] n → bergeronnette f
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n (Orn) → Bachstelze f
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