from The Century Dictionary.
- noun In ornithology, an old (Aristotelian) name of some small European bird, perhaps a warbler, sylvia, or beccafico, made by Aldrovandi the same as
- noun [capitalized] In entomology, a genus of pyralid moths.
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It lays also in the nest of the hypolais, and the hypolais hatches and rears the brood.