canary seed

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noun


Nearby words

  1. canaries current,
  2. canary,
  3. canary creeper,
  4. canary grass,
  5. canary islands,
  6. canary yellow,
  7. canarybird flower,
  8. canasta,
  9. canaster,
  10. canavan's disease

Origin of canary seed

First recorded in 1590–1600

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British Dictionary definitions for canary seed

canary seed

noun

another name for birdseed
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