whinchat

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noun whin·chat \ˈhwin-ˌchat, ˈwin-\

Definition of whinchat

  1. :  a small brown and buff European singing bird (Saxicola rubetra) of grassy meadows

Origin and Etymology of whinchat

whin


First Known Use: 1678


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of, relating to, or resembling a fox

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