house finch
noun Date: 1869 a small finch (Carpodacus mexicanus) that has a male with a red head, breast, and rump and that is native to Mexico and the western United States and has been introduced in the eastern United States

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  • House Finch — Taxobox name = House Finch status = LC | status system = IUCN3.1 status ref = [IUCN2006|assessors=BirdLife International|year=2004|id=53468|title=Carpodacus mexicanus|downloaded=12 May 2006] image width = 250px regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata …   Wikipedia

  • house finch — noun small finch originally of the western United States and Mexico • Syn: ↑linnet, ↑Carpodacus mexicanus • Hypernyms: ↑finch • Member Holonyms: ↑Carpodacus, ↑genus Carpodacus * * * …   Useful english dictionary

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  • house finch — a small common finch, Carpodacus mexicanus, originally of the western U.S. and Mexico and now widely distributed: the males have a red forehead, throat, breast, and rump. [1865 70, Amer.] * * * …   Universalium

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