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greenfinch


greenfinch


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Greenfinch  \Green"finch`\,  n.  (Zo["o]l.) 
  1.  A  European  finch  ({Ligurinus  chloris});  --  called  also 
  {green  bird},  {green  linnet},  {green  grosbeak},  {green 
  olf},  {greeny},  and  {peasweep}. 
 
  2.  The  Texas  sparrow  ({Embernagra  rufivirgata}),  in  which  the 
  general  color  is  olive  green,  with  four  rufous  stripes  on 
  the  head.