red-wing

redwing

[red-wing]
noun
1.
a European thrush, Turdus iliacus, having chestnut-red flank and axillary feathers.

Origin:
1650–60; red1 + wing

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redwing (ˈrɛdˌwɪŋ)
 
n
1.  a small European thrush, Turdus iliacus, having a speckled breast, reddish flanks, and brown back
2.  a North American oriole, Agelaius phoeniceus, the male of which has a black plumage with a red-and-yellow patch on each wing

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