from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A large plump thrush (Hylocichla mustelina) of wooded areas of eastern North America, having a reddish-brown head and a spotted cream-colored breast.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The missel thrush.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The mistle-thrnsh.
- n. In the United States, Turdus (Hylocichla) mustelinus, a beautiful thrush of a russet hue above, passing into olivaceous on the rump and tail, the under parts pure white or faintly tinged with buff on the breast, with a profusion of arrow-headed blackish spots.
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- n. large thrush common in eastern American woodlands; noted for its melodious song
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