from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A small European warbler, Accentor modularis, resembling a sparrow in coloration and frequenting hedges. Also called hedge-accentor, hedge-chanter, hedge-chat, hedge-mike, hedge-spick, hedge-spurgie, and hedge-warbler. See Accentor, 2 .
- n. An old book-name of the Jamaican guit-guit or rufous-throated tanager, Glossiptila ruficollis. G. Edwards.
- n. Some other hedge-bird, supposed to be a sparrow.
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