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robin

noun [C]     /ˈrɒb.ɪn/ US  /ˈrɑː.bɪn/ (literary robin redbreast,   /ˌrɒb.ɪnˈred.brest/   US  /ˌrɑː.bɪn-/)
a small , brown European bird with a red front , or a similar but slightly larger brown bird of North America : Robins mostly appear in the winter and are commonly pictured on Christmas cards .Other wild birdsBirds which live by or on inland waterBirds of prey
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