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house martin Line breaks: house mar¦tin

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Definition of house martin in English:

noun

A black-and-white Eurasian songbird of the swallow family, often building its mud nest on the walls of buildings.
  • Genus Delichon, family Hirundinidae: three species, in particular the widespread D. urbica

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