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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a common North American sparrow (Melospiza Georgiana, or M. palustris), closely resembling the song sparrow. It lives in low, swampy places.

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

  • n. North American finch of marshy area


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