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ousel

[oo-zuh l] /ˈu zəl/
noun
1.
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  • The ousel sweetens the glens and gorges where the streams flow fastest, and every grove has its singers, however.
British Dictionary definitions for ousel

ousel

/ˈuːzəl/
noun
1.
a variant spelling of ouzel

ouzel

/ˈuːzəl/
noun
1.
the ring ouzel or water ouzel See ring ouzel, dipper
2.
an archaic name for the (European) blackbird
Word Origin
Old English ōsle, related to Old High German amsala (German Amsel), Latin merulamerle1
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