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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A genus of small American finches or sparrows, the chipping-sparrows, having the wings pointed, the tail long and emarginate, the back streaked, and the under parts not streaked in the adult.

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

  • n. chipping sparrow; field sparrow; tree sparrow


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