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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A genus of American fringilline birds, of comparatively large size, with short rounded wings, long rounded tail, and large strong feet; the towhee-buntings.
  • n. [I. c] A species of this genus.

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  • n. towhees


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