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pipit

  

      n   any of various songbirds of the genus Anthus and related genera, having brownish speckled plumage and a long tail: family Motacillidae,   (Also called)    titlark  
     (C18: probably of imitative origin)  


meadow pipit  
      n   a common European songbird, Anthus pratensis, with a pale brown speckled plumage: family Motacillidae (pipits and wagtails)  
tawny pipit  
      n   a small sandy-brown European bird of the wagtail family; an irregular migrant to some parts of Britain  
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