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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An oscine passerine bird of the family Fringillid√¶, so called because indigenous to the Canary islands; a kind of finch, Fringilla canaria, or Carduelis canaria, one of the commonest and best-known cage-birds, everywhere kept and bred in confinement.
  • n. Same as bird-plant.

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