Definitions

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  • n. The lesser spotted woodpecker (Dendrocopus minor) of Europe.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The lesser spotted woodpecker (Dendrocopus minor) of Europe.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A woodpecker: now applied especially to the little spotted woodpecker, Picus minor, and to the green woodpecker or popinjay, Gecinus riridis, both of Europe.
  • n. The little blue titmouse, Parus c┼ôruleus.

Etymologies

Old English, also hyghwhele, highawe. (Wiktionary)

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  • a green woodpecker

    January 9, 2009