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  • n. The chaffinch.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The chaffinch, whose cry is thought to foretell rain.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The chaffinch, Fringilla cælebs, whose cry is thought to foretell. rain. See cut under chaffinch.

Etymologies

wet +‎ bird; the chaffinch's cry was believed to foretell rain. (Wiktionary)

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