Whitethroat

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whitethroat

(Science: zoology) Any one of several species of old world warblers, especially. The common European species (Sylvia cinerea), called also strawsmear, nettlebird, muff, and whitecap, the garden whitethroat, or golden warbler (S. Hortensis), and the lesser whitethroat (S. Curruca).