variant of ouzel

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  • Ousel — Ou sel ([oo^] z l), n. [OE. osel, AS. [=o]sle; akin to G. amsel, OHG. amsala, and perh. to L. merula blackbird. Cf. {Merle}, {Amsel}.] (Zo[ o]l.) One of several species of European thrushes, especially the blackbird ({Merula merula}, or {Turdus… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ousel — [o͞o′zəl] n. OUZEL …   English World dictionary

  • ousel —   n. blackbird.    ♦ ring ousel, European thrush with white collar …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • ousel — var. of OUZEL. * * * ousel, elle, le obs. forms of ouzel …   Useful english dictionary

  • ousel — /ooh zeuhl/, n. ouzel. * * * …   Universalium

  • ousel — noun Alternative spelling of ouzel …   Wiktionary

  • ousel — carrousel …   Dictionnaire des rimes

  • ousel — n. blackbird, merle; ouzel, European songbird that has a white band across its breast and is of the thrush family …   English contemporary dictionary

  • ousel — noun variant spelling of ouzel …   English new terms dictionary

  • ousel — ou•sel [[t]ˈu zəl[/t]] n. orn ouzel …   From formal English to slang

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