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English-Thai: HOPE Dictionary [with local updates]
mute swanหงษ์สีขาว

German-English: TU-Chemnitz DING Dictionary
Höckerschwan {m} [ornith.]Mute Swan (Cygnus olor) [Add to Longdo]

Japanese-English: EDICT Dictionary
瘤白鳥[こぶはくちょう;コブハクチョウ, kobuhakuchou ; kobuhakuchou] (n) (uk) mute swan (Cygnus olor) [Add to Longdo]

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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

  Mute \Mute\, a. [L. mutus; cf. Gr. my`ein to shut, Skr. m[=u]ta
     bound, m[=u]ka dumb: cf. OE. muet, fr. F. muet, a dim. of OF.
     mu, L. mutus.]
     1. Not speaking; uttering no sound; silent.
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              All the heavenly choir stood mute,
              And silence was in heaven.            --Milton.
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     Note: In law a prisoner is said to stand mute, when, upon
           being arranged, he makes no answer, or does not plead
           directly, or will not put himself on trial.
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     2. Incapable of speaking; dumb. --Dryden.
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     3. Not uttered; unpronounced; silent; also, produced by
        complete closure of the mouth organs which interrupt the
        passage of breath; -- said of certain letters. See 5th
        {Mute}, 2.
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     4. Not giving a ringing sound when struck; -- said of a
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     {Mute swan} (Zool.), a European wild white swan ({Cygnus
        olor} syn. {Cygnus gibbus}), which produces no loud notes,
        in distinction from the {Trumpeter swan}.
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     Syn: Silent; dumb; speechless.
     Usage: {Mute}, {Silent}, {Dumb}. One is silent who does not
            speak; one is dumb who can not, for want of the proper
            organs; as, a dumb beast, etc.; and hence,
            figuratively, we speak of a person as struck dumb with
            astonishment, etc. One is mute who is held back from
            speaking by some special cause; as, he was mute
            through fear; mute astonishment, etc. Such is the case
            with most of those who never speak from childhood;
            they are not ordinarily dumb, but mute because they
            are deaf, and therefore never learn to talk; and hence
            their more appropriate name is deaf-mutes.
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                  They spake not a word;
                  But, like dumb statues, or breathing stones,
                  Gazed each on other.              --Shak.
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                  All sat mute,
                  Pondering the danger with deep thoughts.
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:

  mute swan
      n 1: soundless Eurasian swan; commonly domesticated [syn: {mute
           swan}, {Cygnus olor}]

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