lanius collurio


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Flasher \Flash"er\, n.
   1. One who, or that which, flashes.
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   2. A man of more appearance of wit than reality.
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   3. (Zool.)
      (a) A large sparoid fish of the Atlantic coast and all
          tropical seas (Lobotes Surinamensis).
      (b) The European red-backed shrike (Lanius collurio); --
          called also flusher.
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   4. An exhibitionist[1], especially a male, who briefly
      exposes his private parts in a public place.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Wariangle \War`i*an"gle\, n. [OE. wariangel, weryangle; cf. AS.
   wearg outlaw, criminal, OHG, warg, warch, Goth. wargs (in
   comp.), G. w["u]rgengel, i. e., destroying angel, destroyer,
   killer, and E. worry.] (Zool.)
   The red-backed shrike (Lanius collurio); -- called also
   w["u]rger, worrier, and throttler. [Written also
   warriangle, weirangle, etc.] [Obs. or Prov. Eng.]
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