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NOUN (2)

1. North American blackbird with scarlet patches on the wings;
[syn: red-winged blackbird, redwing, Agelaius phoeniceus]

2. small European thrush having reddish flanks;
[syn: redwing, Turdus iliacus]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Redwing \Red"wing`\ (-w?ng`), n. (Zool.) A European thrush (Turdus iliacus). Its under wing coverts are orange red. Called also redwinged thrush. (b) A North American passerine bird (Agelarius ph[oe]niceus) of the family Icteridae. The male is black, with a conspicuous patch of bright red, bordered with orange, on each wing. Called also redwinged blackbird, red-winged troupial, marsh blackbird, and swamp blackbird. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

redwing n 1: North American blackbird with scarlet patches on the wings [syn: red-winged blackbird, redwing, Agelaius phoeniceus] 2: small European thrush having reddish flanks [syn: redwing, Turdus iliacus]