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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Birdcall  \Bird"call`\,  n. 
  1.  A  sound  made  in  imitation  of  the  note  or  cry  of  a  bird  for 
  the  purpose  of  decoying  the  bird  or  its  mate. 
 
  2.  An  instrument  of  any  kind  as  a  whistle,  used  in  making 
  the  sound  of  a  birdcall. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  birdcall 
  n  1:  the  characteristic  sound  produced  by  a  bird;  "a  bird  will 
  not  learn  its  song  unless  it  hears  it  at  an  early  age" 
  [syn:  {call},  {birdsong},  {song}] 
  2:  a  device  for  imitating  a  birdcall 




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