swallow-like

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swallow2 (ˈswɒləʊ)
 
n
1.  any passerine songbird of the family Hirundinidae, esp Hirundo rustica (common or barn swallow), having long pointed wings, a forked tail, short legs, and a rapid flightRelated: hirundine
2.  See fairy swallow
 
Related: hirundine
 
[Old English swealwe; related to Old Frisian swale, Old Norse svala, Old High German swalwa]
 
'swallow-like2
 
adj

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