Definition of bushchat in English:

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bushchat

Pronunciation: /ˈbʊʃtʃat/

Entry from British & World English dictionary

noun

An Asian songbird related to the stonechat, the males of which generally have black (or grey) and white plumage.
  • Genus Saxicola, family Turdidae: several species.
Example sentences
  • There is no ‘family book’ for the Muscicapidae as a whole, but Urquhart & Bowley cover the 16 stonechats and bushchats in the genus Saxicola very thoroughly.
  • These grasslands are the habitat of the endangered Indian bustard, white-naped tit, stolickza's bushchat, and other birds.
  • We walked there for quite a while and saw various larks, bushchats, and some nilgai antelopes (bluebulls).

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