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Definition of song flight in English:

noun

[mass noun]
Territorial display flight that involves song, as in the skylark.
Example sentences
  • Bluethroat, Luscinia svecica, males with extrapair offspring in their nest did not differ from those with full paternity with respect to song activity and song flight.
  • Black-fronted Dotterels are often found on the banks of permanent water bodies in central Australia, and seem to have a habit of giving a song flight in the pre-dawn hours.
  • The song flight of Woodlark usually takes place around dawn but can also occur well before first light and in the evening.

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