Passerina definition

  • proper-noun:
    • A taxonomic genus within the family members Cardinalidae.
    • A genus of small united states bush-loving finches; the brand new World buntings.
  • noun:
    • A beautiful genus of United states Fringillidæ; the coated finches.
    • A genus of heath-like shrubs, of the apetalous order Thymelæaceæ and the tribe Euthymelæeæ, known by its four-lobed unappendaged urn-shaped calyx, eight exserted stamens, and globose stigma.
    • a genus of tiny North American finches including the "" new world "" buntings

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