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dunnock

Line breaks: dun|nock
Pronunciation: /ˈdʌnək/

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Definition of dunnock in English:

noun

A small European songbird of the accentor family, with a dark grey head and a reddish-brown back. Also called hedge sparrow.
  • Prunella modularis, family Prunellidae

Origin

Middle English: apparently from dun1 (from its brown and grey plumage) + -ock.

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