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: a common Palearctic finch (Emberiza citrinella of the family Emberizidae) having the male largely yellow and chestnut
— called also
— called also
: yellow-shafted flicker
1538, in the meaning defined at sense 1
alteration of earlier yelambre, from Middle English *yelwambre, from yelwe yellow + *ambre yellowhammer, from Old English amore; akin to Old High German amaro yellowhammer, amari emmer
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