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  • noun accentor any small sparrow-like songbird of the genus Prunella, family Prunellidae, which inhabit mainly mountainous regions of Europe and Asia 3
  • noun accentor any oscine bird of the family Prunellidae, of Europe and Asia, resembling sparrows but having more finely pointed bills, as the hedge sparrow. 1
  • noun accentor (zoology) Prunella, a genus of European birds (so named from their sweet notes), including the hedge warbler. In America sometimes applied to the water thrushes. 1
  • noun accentor (Obsolete (No longer in use)) (music) One who sings the leading part; the director or leader. 0
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