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n. canary

Definition of canary in English

Herbivorous bird, between 10 and 20 cm (4-8 in) in length, with brilliant plumage, whose emblematic colour is yellow, considered one of the natural symbols of the Canary Islands.

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n. canary

Definition of canary in English

Person who provides information to the police about the illegal activities of someone else or an organisation to which they are somehow connected.

Synonyms of canary in English

snitchsquealerpeachergrassertoutfink

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n. sea canary

Definition of sea canary in English

Carnivorous toothed cetacean of medium size, between 3 and 5.5 m in length, that has white skin, a large head, and emits high-pitched calls for echolocation,native to the Arctic.

Synonyms of sea canary in English

belugabeluga whalewhite whalemelonhead