Thrustle
Thrustle Thrus"tle, n. (Zo["o]l.) The throstle, or song thrust. [Obs. or Prov. Eng.] [1913 Webster]

When he heard the thrustel sing. --Chaucer. [1913 Webster] [1913 Webster]


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