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  • proper noun A taxonomic genus within the family Emberizidae.

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Examples

  • The bird who is called indiscriminately the grass finch, the bay-winged bunting, the bay-winged sparrow, the vesper sparrow, and I know not what else (the ornithologists have nicknamed him _Pooecetes gramineus_), is

    Birds in the Bush

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