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Definition of Bank swallow
Bank swallowBank Bank (b[a^][ng]k), n. [OE. banke; akin to E. bench, and
prob. of Scand. origin.; cf. Icel. bakki. See Bench.]
1. A mound, pile, or ridge of earth, raised above the
surrounding level; hence, anything shaped like a mound or
ridge of earth; as, a bank of clouds; a bank of snow.
They cast up a bank against the city. --2 Sam. xx.
2. A steep acclivity, as the slope of a hill, or the side of
3. The margin of a watercourse; the rising ground bordering a
lake, river, or sea, or forming the edge of a cutting, or
Tiber trembled underneath her banks. --Shak.
4. An elevation, or rising ground, under the sea; a shoal,
shelf, or shallow; as, the banks of Newfoundland.
(a) The face of the coal at which miners are working.
(b) A deposit of ore or coal, worked by excavations above
(c) The ground at the top of a shaft; as, ores are brought
Bank beaver (Zo["o]l.), the otter. [Local, U.S.]
Bank swallow, a small American and European swallow
(Clivicola riparia) that nests in a hole which it
excavates in a bank. Bank swallowBank swallow Bank" swal"low
See under 1st Bank, n.
Meaning of Bank swallow from wikipedia
- (These two systems
for the sand martin being called
" in the New World.) The family Hirundinidae
- sand martin, bank swallow
in the Americas, and collared
in the Indian
Subcontinent, is a migratory
p****erine bird in the swallow
- rough-winged swallow
(Stelgidopteryx serripennis) is a small, migratory swallow
. It is very similar
to the southern
- The cave swallow
(Petrochelidon fulva) is a medium-sized, squarish tailed swallow belonging
to the same genus
as the more familiar
- the bank swallow
state: For about
four days immediately prior
to egg-laying, when co****tions lead to fertilizations, the male bank
and other sensitive species
such as the white-faced ibis and bank swallow
can be found. Ring-necked pheasants
and California quail
can be observed...
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rough-winged swallow Cliff swallow Purple martin House
- Swallow Sidecar
Company, Swallow Sidecar
Company, and Swallow Coachbuilding Company
were trading names
used by Walmsley
& Lyons, partners...
- steep sandstone cliffs
a nesting habitat
for a colony
of bank swallows
(Riparia riparia). The last remnants
of a sand dune ecosystem
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