dial bird

noun
di·​al bird | \ˈdī(ə)l-\

Definition of dial bird 

: any of several songbirds of India (such as the magpie robin) related to the European robin

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First Known Use of dial bird

1738, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for dial bird

by folk etymology from Hindi dahiyāl

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