[[t]ˈblækˌkæp[/t]] n.
1) orn any of various small songbirds having a black crown
2) pln
black raspberry
Etymology: 1650–60

From formal English to slang. 2014.

, (Corucca or Curruca atricapilla)

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  • Blackcap — Black cap ( k[a^]p ), n. 1. (Zo[ o]l.) (a) A small European song bird ({Sylvia atricapilla}), with a black crown; the mock nightingale. (b) An American titmouse ({Parus atricapillus}); the chickadee. Also called the {black cap chickadee}. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • blackcap — [blak′kap΄] n. 1. any of various small passerine birds with a black crown, esp. a chickadee (Parus atricapillus) and a European warbler ( Sylvia atricapilla) ☆ 2. BLACK RASPBERRY …   English World dictionary

  • Blackcap — For the fruits sometimes called blackcap , see Black raspberry. For the area of countryside near Plumpton, East Sussex, see Blackcap, East Sussex. Blackcap Adult male Conservation …   Wikipedia

  • blackcap — /blak kap /, n. 1. any of several birds having the top of the head black, as the chickadee and certain warblers, esp. the Old World blackcap, Sylvia atricapilla. 2. the black raspberry plant or fruit. [1650 60; BLACK + CAP1] * * * Common warbler… …   Universalium

  • blackcap — n. Blackcap warbler, mock nightingale (Corucca or Curruca atricapilla) …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • blackcap — juodoji avietė statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Erškėtinių šeimos vaisinis augalas (Rubus occidentalis), paplitęs Šiaurės Amerikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Rubus occidentalis angl. black raspberry; blackcap vok. schwarze Himbeere pranc.… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • Blackcap — juodagalvė devynbalsė statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas atitikmenys: lot. Sylvia atricapilla angl. Blackcap vok. Mönchsgrasmücke …   Paukščių anatomijos terminai

  • blackcap — juodagalvė devynbalsė statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas atitikmenys: lot. Sylvia atricapilla angl. blackcap vok. Mönchsgrasmücke, f rus. славка черноголовка, f; черноголовая славка, f; черноголовка, f pranc. fauvette à tête noire, f ryšiai:… …   Paukščių pavadinimų žodynas

  • blackcap — noun Date: 1667 1. any of several birds with black heads or crowns: as a. a small gray European warbler (Sylvia atricapilla) with a black crown b. chickadee 2. black raspberry …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • blackcap — noun a) A small Old World warbler, Sylvia atricapilla, which is mainly grey with a black crown. b) Whitebark raspberry …   Wiktionary

  • blackcap — n. any of several birds with black tipped heads (Zoology) …   English contemporary dictionary

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