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hawfinch

[haw-finch] /ˈhɔˌfɪntʃ/
noun
1.
a European grosbeak, Coccothraustes coccothraustes.
Origin
1665-1675
1665-75; haw1 + finch
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hawfinch

/ˈhɔːˌfɪntʃ/
noun
1.
an uncommon European finch, Coccothraustes coccothraustes, having a very stout bill and brown plumage with black-and-white wings
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