long-tailed tit

variants: or long-tailed titmouse

Definition of long-tailed tit

: a small, long-tailed bird (Aegithalos caudatus) of Europe and northern Asia with a long tail that is related to the bushtits and has black, white, and pink plumage

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“Long-tailed tit.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/long-tailed%20tit. Accessed 27 Sep. 2021.

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