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  • n. The chaffinch, or roberd.
  • n. The European robin.
  • n. A military engine formerly used for throwing darts and stones.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n.
  • n. The chaffinch; -- called also roberd.
  • n. The European robin.
  • n. A military engine formerly used for throwing darts and stones.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A chaffinch. Also roberd.
  • n. A little robin. See robin, 1. Drayton, Muses' Elysium, viii.
  • n. A tap or faucet.
  • n. A military engine for throwing darts and stones.

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