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 for mockingbird
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  mockingbird \mockingbird\, mocking bird \mocking bird\n.
     (Zool.),
     A long-tailed gray-and-white songbird of North America
     ({Mimus polyglottos), remarkable for its exact imitations of
     the notes of other birds. Its back is gray; the tail and
     wings are blackish, with a white patch on each wing; the
     outer tail feathers are partly white. Originally its range
     was confined mostly to the southern states, but by late 19th
     century it had migrated as far north as New York. The name is
     also applied to other members of thee same and related
     genera, found in Mexico, Central America, and the West
     Indies, such as the blue mockingbird of Mexico, Melanotis
     caerulescens.
  
     Syn: mocker, Mimus polyglottos .
          [WordNet 1.5]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  mockingbird
      n 1: long-tailed grey-and-white songbird of the southern United
           States able to mimic songs of other birds [syn:
           mockingbird, mocker, Mimus polyglotktos]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  48 Moby Thesaurus words for "mockingbird":
     Philomel, ape, bulbul, canary, conformist, copier, copycat,
     copyist, counterfeiter, cuckoo, dissembler, dissimulator, echo,
     echoer, echoist, faker, feathered songster, forger, hypocrite,
     imitator, impersonator, impostor, lark, mavis, mime, mimer, mimic,
     mimicker, mocker, monkey, nightingale, oriole, parrot, phony,
     plagiarist, poll-parrot, polly, polly-parrot, poseur, ringdove,
     sheep, simulator, singing bird, song sparrow, songbird, songster,
     thrush, warbler
  
  

From The Jargon File (version 4.4.7, 29 Dec 2003) :

  mockingbird
   n.
  
      Software that intercepts communications (especially login transactions)
      between users and hosts and provides system-like responses to the users
      while saving their responses (especially account IDs and passwords). A
      special case of Trojan horse.
  

From The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (30 December 2018) :

  mockingbird
  
     Software that intercepts communications (especially login
     transactions) between users and hosts and provides system-like
     responses to the users while saving their responses
     (especially account IDs and passwords).  A special case of
     Trojan horse.
  
     [{Jargon File]
  

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