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finchnoun [C]

 us   /fɪntʃ/
a ​smallsingingbird with a ​short, ​wide, ​pointedbeak
(Definition of finch from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “finch”
in Korean 되새류…
in Arabic عُصفور دوري…
in Malaysian burung cakar…
in French pinson…
in Russian зяблик…
in Chinese (Traditional) 雀科鳴鳥…
in Italian fringuello…
in Turkish ispinoz kuşu…
in Polish zięba…
in Spanish pinzón…
in Vietnamese chim họ sẻ…
in Portuguese tentilhão, fringilídeo…
in Thai นกขนาดเล็กที่มีจะงอยสั้น…
in German der Fink…
in Catalan pinsà…
in Japanese フィンチ(アトリ科の小鳥)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 雀科鸣鸟…
in Indonesian sejenis burung parkit…
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