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Definition of House sparrow
House car (Railroad), a freight car with inclosing sides
and a roof; a box car.
House of correction. See Correction.
House cricket (Zo["o]l.), a European cricket (Gryllus
domesticus), which frequently lives in houses, between
the bricks of chimneys and fireplaces. It is noted for the
loud chirping or stridulation of the males.
House dog, a dog kept in or about a dwelling house.
House finch (Zo["o]l.), the burion.
House flag, a flag denoting the commercial house to which a
merchant vessel belongs.
House fly (Zo["o]l.), a common fly (esp. Musca
domestica), which infests houses both in Europe and
America. Its larva is a maggot which lives in decaying
substances or excrement, about sink drains, etc.
House of God, a temple or church.
House of ill fame. See Ill fame under Ill, a.
House martin (Zo["o]l.), a common European swallow
(Hirundo urbica). It has feathered feet, and builds its
nests of mud against the walls of buildings. Called also
house swallow, and window martin.
House mouse (Zo["o]l.), the common mouse (Mus musculus).
House physician, the resident medical adviser of a hospital
or other public institution.
House snake (Zo["o]l.), the milk snake.
House sparrow (Zo["o]l.), the common European sparrow
(Passer domesticus). It has recently been introduced
into America, where it has become very abundant, esp. in
cities. Called also thatch sparrow.
House spider (Zo["o]l.), any spider which habitually lives
in houses. Among the most common species are Theridium
tepidariorum and Tegenaria domestica.
House surgeon, the resident surgeon of a hospital.
House wren (Zo["o]l.), the common wren of the Eastern
United States (Troglodytes a["e]don). It is common about
houses and in gardens, and is noted for its vivacity, and
loud musical notes. See Wren.
Religious house, a monastery or convent.
The White House, the official residence of the President of
the United States; -- hence, colloquially, the office of
Meaning of House sparrow from wikipedia
- The house sparrow
(P****er domesticus) is a bird of the sparrow family
in most parts
of the world. It is a small
bird that has a typical...
nest on buildings
and the house
, in particular, inhabit cities
numbers, so sparrows
the most familiar...
- The Eurasian
(P****er mont****) is a p****erine bird in the sparrow family
with a rich chestnut crown
and nape, and a black patch
on each pure...
- Richard Sparrow House
is a historic house
at 42 Summer Street
in Plymouth, M****achusetts and the oldest surviving house
in Plymouth. The house
- the house sparrow
, and the Spanish sparrow
, a species
of the Mediterranean
Asia closely related
to the house sparrow
. The Italian sparrow
- south-west and central
Asia. It is very similar
to the closely related house sparrow
, and the two species
show their close relation
in a "biological mix-up"...
- Sparrow House
to: Sparrow House
(Portland, Maine), listed
on the National Register
of Historic Places
in Portland, Maine Richard Sparrow
, also known
as the true sparrows
. The genus contains
the house sparrow
and the Eurasian
, two of...
- The Java sparrow
(Lonchura oryzivora), also known
as Java finch, Java rice sparrow
or Java rice bird, is a small
p****erine bird. This estrildid
- World Sparrow
Day is a day designated
to raise awareness
of the house sparrow
and then other common birds
environments, and of threats
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