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

  Nettlebird \Net"tle*bird`\, n. (Zool.)
     the European whitethroat. [Prov. Eng.]
     [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Whitethroat \White"throat`\, n. (Zool.)
     Any one of several species of Old World warblers, esp. the
     common European species ({Sylvia cinerea), called also
     strawsmear, nettlebird, muff, and whitecap, the
     garden whitethroat, or golden warbler ({Sylvia
     hortensis), and the lesser whitethroat ({Sylvia curruca}).
     [1913 Webster]

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