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accentor


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Accentor  \Ac*cen"tor\,  n.  [L.  ad  +  cantor  singer,  canere  to 
  sing.] 
  1.  (Mus.)  One  who  sings  the  leading  part  the  director  or 
  leader.  [Obs.] 
 
  2.  (Zo["o]l.)  A  genus  of  European  birds  (so  named  from  their 
  sweet  notes),  including  the  hedge  warbler.  In  America 
  sometimes  applied  to  the  water  thrushes. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  accentor 
  n  :  small  sparrow-like  songbird  of  mountainous  regions  of 
  Eurasia 




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