Mattages
Mattages Mat`ta*ges", n. (Zo["o]l.) A shrike or butcher bird; -- written also {matagasse}. [Prov. Eng.] [1913 Webster]

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  • mattages — Matagasse Mat a*gasse , n. (Zo[ o]l.) A shrike or butcher bird; called also {mattages}. [Prov. Eng.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • matagasse — Mattages Mat ta*ges , n. (Zo[ o]l.) A shrike or butcher bird; written also {matagasse}. [Prov. Eng.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Matagasse — Mat a*gasse , n. (Zo[ o]l.) A shrike or butcher bird; called also {mattages}. [Prov. Eng.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Great Grey Shrike — Nominate subspecies Lanius excubitor excubitor Note Striped Field Mouse (Apodemus agrarius) prey propped up on thorn Conservation status …   Wikipedia

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