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First published 1941 (SND Vol. II).
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BLACK OX-EYE, n. “British Cole Titmouse [from its glossy black head and neck]” (Ags. 1885 C. Swainson Brit. Birds 33; Lth., Lnk. 1934 (per Lnk.3)). See Oxee.

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