Definition of zebra finch in English:

zebra finch

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noun

  • A small Australian waxbill with black and white stripes on the face, popular as a cage bird.
    • Poephila guttata, family Estrildidae
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    • The male zebra finch's brightly colored beak helps attract mates.
    • House sparrow and zebra finch are members of Passeri.
    • If you're a male zebra finch, you might dream of wooing a female finch.

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