from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A Eurasian and African songbird (Turdus philomelos) having brown upper plumage, a spotted breast, and a distinctive musical song.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun One of the common thrushes of Europe, Turdus musicus; the mavis or throstle, closely related to the mistle-thrush, redwing, and fieldfare.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A songbird in the thrush family, found across Eurasia, taxonomic name Turdus philomelos.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun common Old World thrush noted for its song


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