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  • noun Plural form of redpole.


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  • April; woodcock come in the autumn, and redpoles and fieldfares also come here for the winter.

    Scouting For Girls, Official Handbook of the Girl Scouts Girl Scouts of the United States of America 1918

  • The seasons were always late in this place -- it was high above the sea -- and redpoles often used to nest not far off late in the summer; siskins did the same once or twice, and greenfinches, till the beginning of August, used to cackle endlessly in the lime trees.

    In Wicklow and West Kerry 1890


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