Definitions starting with J

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Jack Spaniard

n. 1. [cf. DJE, type of fowl or chicken with few feathers; those which it has are reddish, whence the name) the Greater Antillean bullfinch, Loxigilla violacea: 1960 (Bond 231). = BLACK CHARLES 2, JACK SPANIARD, RED SPANIARD, SPANISH PAROQUET

2. a fish (sp?) resembling the grunt. = SPANISH MARGRET (San Sal.)

Tags: animal, bird, fish, noun

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Last update: 2012-09-28 17:05
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.1

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