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British Dictionary definitions for corn bunting

corn bunting

noun
  1. a heavily built European songbird, Emberiza calandra, with a streaked brown plumage: family Emberizidae (buntings)
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  • There are two species of corn-bunting—the red-headed (Emberiza luteola) and the black-headed (E. melanocephala).

    A Bird Calendar for Northern India

    Douglas Dewar