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laverock

[lav-er-uh k, leyv-ruh k] /ˈlæv ər ək, ˈleɪv rək/
noun, Chiefly Scot.
1.
a lark, especially a skylark.
Also, lavrock
[lav-ruh k] /ˈlæv rək/ (Show IPA)
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Origin
1275-1325
1275-1325; Middle English laverok, Old English lāwerce lark1
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laverock

/ˈlævərək; Scottish ˈlevərək; ˈlevrək/
noun
1.
a Scot and northern English dialect word for skylark (sense 1)
Word Origin
Old English lǣwercelark1
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