coalmouse
Coletit Cole"tit` or Coaltit Coal"tit, n. (Zo["o]l.) A small European titmouse ({Parus ater}), so named from its black color; -- called also {coalmouse} and {colemouse}. [1913 Webster] ||

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  • Coalmouse — Coal mouse , n. (Zo[ o]l.) A small species of titmouse, with a black head; the coletit. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • coalmouse — n. small kind of titmouse with a black head …   English contemporary dictionary

  • coalmouse — coal·mouse …   English syllables

  • coalmouse — n. (also colemouse) (pl. mice) = coal tit. Etymology: OE colmase f. col COAL + mase as TITMOUSE …   Useful english dictionary

  • colemouse — var. of COALMOUSE. * * * colemouse var. of coalmouse, a bird …   Useful english dictionary

  • Coaltit — Coletit Cole tit or Coaltit Coal tit, n. (Zo[ o]l.) A small European titmouse ({Parus ater}), so named from its black color; called also {coalmouse} and {colemouse}. [1913 Webster] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • colemouse — Coletit Cole tit or Coaltit Coal tit, n. (Zo[ o]l.) A small European titmouse ({Parus ater}), so named from its black color; called also {coalmouse} and {colemouse}. [1913 Webster] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Coletit — Cole tit or Coaltit Coal tit, n. (Zo[ o]l.) A small European titmouse ({Parus ater}), so named from its black color; called also {coalmouse} and {colemouse}. [1913 Webster] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Parus ater — Coletit Cole tit or Coaltit Coal tit, n. (Zo[ o]l.) A small European titmouse ({Parus ater}), so named from its black color; called also {coalmouse} and {colemouse}. [1913 Webster] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Kohlmeise, die — Die Kohlmeise, plur. die n, ein Nahme einiger Arten Meisen mit schwarzen Köpfen. Die große Kohlmeise, welche auch Brandmeise, Finkmeise, Pickmeise, Spiegelmeise und große Meise genannt wird; Parus major Klein. Die kleine Kohlmeise, Parus… …   Grammatisch-kritisches Wörterbuch der Hochdeutschen Mundart

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