Whitethroat definition

wītthrōt, hwīt-
Either of two Old World songbirds (Sylvia communis or S. curruca) having brownish plumage and a white throat and belly.
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Any of several birds having white around the throat; esp., certain Old World warblers (genus Sylvia) or the white-throated sparrow.
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Sylvia communis, a species of typical warbler.
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Noun

Singular:
whitethroat
Plural:
whitethroats

Origin of whitethroat