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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Birds
mockingbirdmock‧ing‧bird /ˈmɒkɪŋbɜːd $ ˈmɑːkɪŋbɜːrd/ noun [countable]  HBBan American bird that copies the songs of other birds
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mockingbirdEqually sudden a peroration of chatter from a local mockingbird broke the silence.The first group, mimics, consists of the northern mockingbird, the brown thrasher and the gray catbird.
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