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chimney swift

noun
1.
an American swift, Chateura pelagica, which often builds its nest in an unused chimney.
Origin
1840-1850
1840-50
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chimney swift

noun
1.
a North American swift, Chaetura pelagica, that nests in chimneys and similar hollows
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