redpoll definition by Webster's New World
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any of a number of finches (genus Acanthis) with a red patch on the head and a black chin
Origin: red plush poll
redpoll definition by American Heritage Dictionary
Any of several small finches of the genus Carduelis of northern North America and Eurasia, especially C. flammea, having a red crown and black chin.