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an Old World titmouse, Parus caeruleus, having a cobalt-blue crown.
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Origin of blue tit
First recorded in 1835–45
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British Dictionary definitions for blue tit
/ (ˈbluːˌtɪt) /
a common European tit, Parus caeruleus, having a blue crown, wings, and tail, yellow underparts, and a black and grey head
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