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coal tit

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(also cole tit)

noun

A small Eurasian and North African tit (songbird) with a grey back, black cap and throat, and white cheeks.
  • Parus ater, family Paridae.
Example sentences
  • The coal tit makes a nifty dash in and out while the dunnock forages underneath with some starlings and a pair of blackbirds.
  • The eggs and more commonly the young of blue tits, great tits, coal tits and nuthatches have all become victims.
  • Birds as diverse as buzzards and coal tits are regularly seen.

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