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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Birds
linnetlin‧net /ˈlɪnɪt/ noun [countable]  HBBa small brown singing bird
Examples from the Corpus
linnetBe it a duck, a sparrow, a linnet or a thrush.Meadow pipits and skylarks, redpolls and linnets.Hither, hither, through the sky, Turtledove and linnet, fly!Two bright goldfinches and one red-breasted linnet were just standing there.The linnet lifted its beak and uttered a few melancholy notes as she opened the cage door.
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