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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A small wren (Troglodytes troglodytes) having a short tail and black bars on the belly.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a small American wren (Troglodytes hiemalis) closely resembling the common wren.

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

  • n. small wren of coniferous forests of northern hemisphere


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