WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2017
Red Poll, 
  • Animal Husbandryone of a breed of red, hornless, dual-purpose cattle, raised originally in England.
  • Also,  Red Polled. 
    • 1890–95

    red•poll  (redpōl′),USA pronunciation n. 
    1. Birdseither of two small fringilline birds, Carduelis flammea or C. hornemanni, of northern North America and Eurasia, the adults of which have a crimson crown patch.
    • red1 + poll1 1730–40


    Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::

    redpoll /ˈrɛdˌpɒl/ n
    1. either of two widely distributed finches, Acanthis flammea or A. hornemanni (arctic redpoll or hoary redpoll), having a greyish-brown plumage with a red crown and pink breast



    'redpoll' also found in these entries:
    Advertisements

    Word of the day: joke | drape

    Advertisements

    Report an inappropriate ad.
    Become a WordReference Supporter to view the site ad-free.