corn bunting


corn bunting
noun
: a grayish brown streaked bird (Emberiza calandra) of marshy fields or brushland of Europe

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corn bunting noun
A common brown bunting (Miliaria calandra) of Europe and Asia
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  • corn bunting — pilkoji starta statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas atitikmenys: lot. Emberiza calandra; Miliaria calandra angl. corn bunting vok. Grauammer, f rus. просянка, f pranc. bruant proyer, m ryšiai: platesnis terminas – tikrosios startos …   Paukščių pavadinimų žodynas

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  • corn bunting — noun A passerine bird, Miliaria calandra, whose male and female plumages are (untypically for buntings) similar …   Wiktionary

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  • Emberiza cirlus — Bunting Bun ting, n. [Scot. buntlin, corn buntlin, OE. bunting, buntyle; of unknown origin.] (Zo[ o]l.) A bird of the genus {Emberiza}, or of an allied genus, related to the finches and sparrows (family {Fringillid[ae]}). [1913 Webster] Note:… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English


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