blackcap

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noun black·cap \ˈblak-ˌkap\

Definition of blackcap

  1. 1 :  any of several birds with black heads or crowns: such asa :  a small gray European warbler (Sylvia atricapilla) with a black crownb :  chickadee

  2. 2 :  black raspberry

First Known Use of blackcap

1668


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