Saxicola

noun
Sax·​ic·​o·​la | \ sakˈsikələ \

Definition of Saxicola

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: a genus of Old World passerine birds including the whinchat, stonechat, and related birds

Saxicola

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Definition of Saxicola (Entry 2 of 2)

taxonomic synonym of oenanthe:2

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Noun

New Latin, from saxi- + -cola

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“Saxicola.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Saxicola. Accessed 29 Sep. 2020.

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