from The Century Dictionary.
- noun An acrocephaline bird; a kind of reed-warbler, specifically Sylvia or Calamoherpe or Salicaria or Acrocephalus phragmitis, or A. schœnobænus, a sedge-bird widely distributed in Europe, Asia, and Africa, about 5 inches long, rufous-brown above and buffy-brown below, frequenting sedgy and reedy places.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.
- noun A small
Europeanwarbler, Acrocephalus schoenobaenus, that wintersin sub-Saharan Africa
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- noun small European warbler that breeds among reeds and wedges and winters in Africa
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