fire finch

noun

Definition of fire finch

: any of several small African weaverbirds often kept as cage birds or in aviaries and noted for the brilliant largely red plumage of the male

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“Fire finch.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/fire%20finch. Accessed 22 Oct. 2021.

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