Definition of garden warbler in English:

garden warbler

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  • A migratory Eurasian songbird with drab plumage, frequenting woodland.
    • Sylvia borin, family Sylviidae
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    • People on the one to two-hour guided walks may also hear warblers such as the blackcap, the garden warbler, the reed warbler, the sedge warbler and the chiffchaff.
    • A recent study has shown that the migratory garden warbler has a much better long-term memory than its close relative, the Sardinian warbler, a nonmigratory species.
    • We have planted over 800 native trees along the embankment, creating a wonderful habitat for warblers such as whitethroat, garden warbler and blackcap, as well as linnets, once a common bird that seems to be disappearing.

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