Definitions for ouzelˈu zəl

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ou•zelˈu zəl(n.)

or ou•sel

  1. Category: Ornithology

    Ref: dipper (def. 4). 4

Origin of ouzel:

bef. 900; ME osel blackbird, OE ōsle, c. OHG amusla, amsala (G Amsel); akin to L merula

Princeton's WordNet

  1. blackbird, merl, merle, ouzel, ousel, European blackbird, Turdus merula(noun)

    common black European thrush


  1. ouzel(Noun)

    The (European) blackbird, Turdus merula.

  2. ouzel(Noun)

    An aquatic perching bird of the genus Cinclus.

  3. Origin: osle, from . Cognate with German Amsel.


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