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firebird

[fahyuh r-burd] /ˈfaɪərˌbɜrd/
noun
1.
any of several small birds having bright red or orange plumage, especially the Baltimore oriole.
Origin
1815-1825
1815-25; fire + bird

Firebird, The

[fahyuh r-burd] /ˈfaɪərˌbɜrd/
noun
1.
a ballet (1910) with music by Stravinsky.
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British Dictionary definitions for fire bird

firebird

/ˈfaɪəˌbɜːd/
noun
1.
(mainly US) any of various songbirds having a bright red plumage, esp the Baltimore oriole
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