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brown linnet
Linnet Lin"net (l[i^]n"n[e^]t), n. [F. linot, linotte, from L. linum flax; or perh. shortened from AS. l[=i]netwige, fr. AS. l[=i]n flax; -- so called because it feeds on the seeds of flax and hemp. See Linen.] (Zo["o]l.) Any one of several species of fringilline birds of the genera Linota, Acanthis, and allied genera, esp. the common European species (L. cannabina), which, in full summer plumage, is chestnut brown above, with the breast more or less crimson. The feathers of its head are grayish brown, tipped with crimson. Called also gray linnet, red linnet, rose linnet, brown linnet, lintie, lintwhite, gorse thatcher, linnet finch, and greater redpoll. The American redpoll linnet (Acanthis linaria) often has the crown and throat rosy. See Redpoll, and Twite. Green linnet (Zo["o]l.), the European green finch.

Meaning of brown linnet from wikipedia

- The common linnet (Linaria cannabina) is a small p****erine bird of the finch family, Fringillidae. It derives its scientific name from its fondness for...
- The Common Linnets are a Dutch band that was formed in 2013. The band originally consisted of friends Ilse DeLange and Waylon. DeLange has stated that...
- flavirostris) is a small brown p****erine bird in the finch family Fringillidae. It is similar in size and shape to a linnet, at 13 to 13.5 centimetres...
- Irish Linnet (foaled 1988 in New York) is an American Thoroughbred racehorse who accomplished the very rare feat in Thoroughbred racing of winning five...
- paranoid delusions leave her convinced that her newly-hired au pair, Sophia Linnet, is a spy hired by her ex-boyfriend to steal from her and harm her children...
- William Wordsworth wrote a poem about this species, entitled The Green Linnet in 1803. BirdLife International (2012). "Carduelis chloris". IUCN Red List...
- service. The first vessel in the American line, she fought HMS Chub, HMS Linnet, and HMS Confiance alongside the USS Saratoga. During the course of the...
- Registration Index, 1837–2008"". FamilySearch. Retrieved 6 December 2015. Brown, Emma. "Discovery: Olivia Cooke". Interview. Retrieved 9 May 2014. "Secret's...
- forehead is red; juveniles have buff-brown heads. The call is a rapid, shrill "titihihihihihi", resembling that of a Linnet. The bird will breed in captivity...
- HMS Linnet was a Laforey-cl**** destroyer that served with the Royal Navy during the First World War. Launched on 16 August 1913 as HMS Havock, the ship...
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