from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- A common American singing bird (Harporhynchus rufus), allied to the mocking bird; -- also called brown thrasher.
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- n. common large songbird of eastern United States having reddish-brown plumage
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Then a catbird and a brown thrush sang against a grosbeak and a hermit thrush.