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rough-winged swallow

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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Either of two New World species of swallow (Stelgidopteryx serripennis or S. ruficollis) having outer primary feathers equipped with small barblike hooks.
  • n. An African swallow of the genus Psalidoprocne having similarly barbed outer primaries.

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