Definition of Delichon urbica
1. Noun. Common small European martin that builds nests under the eaves of houses.
Lexicographical Neighbors of Delichon Urbica
Literary usage of Delichon urbica
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Proceedings of the Suffolk Institute of Archaeology and History by Suffolk Institute of Archaeology (1848)
"*Martin (Delichon urbica). Summer visitor. Date of first arrival, 10, iv. ; latest, 2, v., ; average of 23 years, 18, iv. ..."
2. Smithsonian Miscellaneous Collections by Smithsonian Institution (1922)
"The entire tarsi and upper surfaces of the toes are feathered in the Old World martin (Delichon urbica). Although this covering is present in ..."