from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. See under Swallow.
- n. any one of several species of East Indian and Asiatic birds of the family Artamiidæ, allied to the shrikes but similar to swallows in appearance and habits. The ashy swallow shrike (Artamus fuscus) is common in India.
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- n. Australasian and Asiatic bird related to the shrikes and resembling a swallow
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