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small gray-brown bird with a universal distribution.
Eurasian tree sparrow
a denizen of rural areas, in copses and spinneys. Called also Passer montanus.
the town bird. Called also Passer domesticus.
a large gray or white finch (up to 6 inches and 30 g) used as a companion bird; called also Padda oryzivora.