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  1. yaffle(Noun)

    the European green woodpecker, Picus viridis

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  1. Yaffle(noun)

    the European green woodpecker (Picus, / Genius, viridis). It is noted for its loud laughlike note. Called also eccle, hewhole, highhoe, laughing bird, popinjay, rain bird, yaffil, yaffler, yaffingale, yappingale, yackel, and woodhack

  2. Origin: [Probably imitative of its call or cry.]


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