jackdaw

noun jack·daw \ ˈjak-ˌdȯ \
|Updated on: 26 May 2018

Definition of jackdaw

1 : a common black and gray bird (Corvus monedula) of Eurasia and northern Africa that is related to but smaller than the carrion crow
2 : grackle 1

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1543

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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jackdaw

noun jack·daw \ ˈjak-ˌdȯ \

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: a black and gray European bird related to but smaller than a crow

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