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Swedish Nightingale

noun
1.
nickname of Jenny Lind.

Lind

[lind] /lɪnd/
noun
1.
Jenny (Johanna Maria Lind Goldschmidt"The Swedish Nightingale") 1820–87, Swedish soprano.
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British Dictionary definitions for Swedish Nightingale

Lind

/lɪnd/
noun
1.
James. 1716–94, British physician. He demonstrated (1754) that citrus fruits can cure and prevent scurvy, a remedy adopted by the British navy in 1796
2.
Jenny, original name Johanna Maria Lind Goldschmidt. 1820–87, Swedish coloratura soprano
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