Motacil Mot"a*cil, n. [Cf. F. motacille.] (Zo["o]l.) Any singing bird of the genus {Motacilla}; a wagtail. [1913 Webster]

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  • motacil — rare. (ˈməʊtəsɪl) [Anglicized form of next: cf. F. motacille.] A bird of the genus Motacilla, a wagtail. 1828–32 in Webster …   Useful english dictionary

  • MOTACIL — Marciae Otaciliae …   Abbreviations in Latin Inscriptions

  • mota — mo|ta Mot Pla Nom femení motacíl·lid mo|ta|cíl|·lid Mot Pla Nom masculí …   Diccionari Català-Català

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