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ground robin

noun
1.
Origin of ground robin
1785-1795
1785-95, Americanism
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  • The bird was not a new one, but was well known then as the ground-robin.

  • Chewink: towhee, or ground-robin; to be distinguished by his loud call of “chewink” and his vigorous scratching among the leaves.

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