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canarynoun [C]

uk   /kəˈneə.ri/  us   /-ˈner.i/
(Definition of canary from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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canarynoun [C]

 us   /kəˈner·i/
a ​small, ​yellowbird, ​popular as a ​pet in a ​cage
(Definition of canary from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “canary”
in Korean 카나리아 새…
in Arabic عصْفور الكَناري…
in Malaysian kenari…
in French canari…
in Russian канарейка…
in Chinese (Traditional) 金絲雀…
in Italian canarino…
in Turkish kanarya…
in Polish kanarek…
in Spanish canario…
in Vietnamese chim hoàng yến…
in Portuguese canário…
in Thai นกขนาดเล็ก…
in German der Kanarienvogel…
in Catalan canari…
in Japanese カナリア…
in Chinese (Simplified) 金丝雀…
in Indonesian burung kenari…
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