Definition of willow tit in English:

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willow tit

noun

A Eurasian tit (songbird) with mainly grey-brown plumage, a dull black cap, and white cheeks.
  • Parus montanus, family Paridae.
Example sentences
  • One means of distinguishing the willow tit from the marsh tit is by call notes.
  • The other species that have been put on the list are the marsh tit, willow tit, ring ouzel, grasshopper warbler, Savi's warbler, lesser spotted woodpecker and yellowhammer.
  • Three of these were species that normally hoard food, the willow tit, the marsh tit, P. palustris, and the nuthatch, Sitta europaea.

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