greater pettychaps
Figpecker Fig"peck`er (f[i^]g"p[e^]k`[~e]r), n. (Zo["o]l.) The European garden warbler ({Sylvia hortensis} or {Currica, hortensis}); -- called also {beccafico} and {greater pettychaps}. [1913 Webster]

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  • beccafico — Figpecker Fig peck er (f[i^]g p[e^]k [ e]r), n. (Zo[ o]l.) The European garden warbler ({Sylvia hortensis} or {Currica, hortensis}); called also {beccafico} and {greater pettychaps}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Currica hortensis — Figpecker Fig peck er (f[i^]g p[e^]k [ e]r), n. (Zo[ o]l.) The European garden warbler ({Sylvia hortensis} or {Currica, hortensis}); called also {beccafico} and {greater pettychaps}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Figpecker — Fig peck er (f[i^]g p[e^]k [ e]r), n. (Zo[ o]l.) The European garden warbler ({Sylvia hortensis} or {Currica, hortensis}); called also {beccafico} and {greater pettychaps}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Sylvia hortensis — Figpecker Fig peck er (f[i^]g p[e^]k [ e]r), n. (Zo[ o]l.) The European garden warbler ({Sylvia hortensis} or {Currica, hortensis}); called also {beccafico} and {greater pettychaps}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Orphean Warbler — Adult male (center) Conservation status …   Wikipedia

  • fig-eater — n. (Ornith.) Becafico, fig pecker, garden warbler, greater pettychaps (Sylvia hortensis) …   New dictionary of synonyms

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