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2 definitions found
 for Redwing
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Redwing \Red"wing`\ (-w?ng`), n. (Zool.)
     A European thrush ({Turdus iliacus). Its under wing coverts
     are orange red. Called also redwinged thrush.
     (b) A North American passerine bird ({Agelarius
         ph[oe]niceus) of the family Icteridae. The male is
         black, with a conspicuous patch of bright red, bordered
         with orange, on each wing. Called also redwinged
         blackbird, red-winged troupial, marsh blackbird, and
         swamp blackbird.
         [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  redwing
      n 1: North American blackbird with scarlet patches on the wings
           [syn: red-winged blackbird, redwing, Agelaius
           phoeniceus]
      2: small European thrush having reddish flanks [syn: redwing,
         Turdus iliacus]

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