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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Canary  \Ca*na"ry\,  n.;  pl  {Canaries}. 
  1.  Wine  made  in  the  Canary  Islands;  sack.  ``A  cup  of 
  canary.''  --Shak. 
 
  2.  A  canary  bird. 
 
  3.  A  pale  yellow  color,  like  that  of  a  canary  bird. 
 
  4.  A  quick  and  lively  dance.  [Obs.] 
 
  Make  you  dance  canary  With  sprightly  fire  and 
  motion.  --Shak. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  Canaries 
  n  :  a  group  of  mountainous  islands  in  the  Atlantic  off  the 
  northwest  coast  of  Africa  forming  Spanish  provinces  [syn: 
  {Canary  Islands},  {Canaries}] 




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