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  • n. The European goatsucker.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The European goatsucker.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The night-jar or goatsucker, Caprimulgus europæus: so named from its chirring cry, likened to the noise of a spinning-wheel. Also spinner and wheeler.

Etymologies

wheel +‎ bird? (Wiktionary)

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