red breast

redbreast

[red-brest]
noun
1.
the European robin, Erithacus rubecula.
2.
the North American robin, Turdus migratorius.
3.
any of various other birds, as a dowitcher or knot.
4.
a freshwater sunfish, Lepomis auritus, of the eastern U.S.

Origin:
1375–1425; late Middle English; see red1, breast

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redbreast (ˈrɛdˌbrɛst)
 
n
See robin any of various birds having a red breast, esp the Old World robin

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