dawn chorus

dawn chorus
dawn chorus NOUN the early-morning singing of birds.

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  • Dawn chorus — may refer to: Dawn chorus (birds), a songbird occurrence Dawn chorus (electromagnetic), an electromagnetic wave phenomenon Dawn Chorus , a song by Boards of Canada, from their album, Geogaddi Dawn Chorus , a song by Martin Freeland, from his… …   Wikipedia

  • dawn chorus — noun The singing of birds at dawn • • • Main Entry: ↑dawn * * * the ˌdawn ˈchorus f21 [dawn chorus] noun …   Useful english dictionary

  • dawn chorus — n the dawn chorus the sound of many birds singing at dawn …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • dawn chorus — N SING The dawn chorus is the singing of birds at dawn. [BRIT] …   English dictionary

  • dawn chorus, the — noun BRITISH the sound of birds singing at dawn …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Dawn chorus (birds) — The dawn chorus occurs when songbirds sing at the start of a new day. In temperate countries, this is most noticeable in spring, when the birds are either defending a breeding territory or trying to attract a mate. In a given location, it is… …   Wikipedia

  • Dawn chorus (electromagnetic) — VLF spectrogram of electromagnetic chorus, as received by the Stanford University VLF group s wave receiver at Palmer Station, Antarctica. The chorus can be seen between 1000 Hz and 3000 Hz, sandwiched between components of sferics The electromag …   Wikipedia

  • dawn chorus — /dɔn ˈkɔrəs/ (say dawn kawruhs) noun the sound of many birds singing at dawn …  

  • dawn chorus — noun the singing of a large number of birds before dawn each day …   English new terms dictionary

  • dawn chorus — noun (singular) especially BrE the sound of many birds singing at dawn …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

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