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A raven is a big black bird, (Corvus corax). It may be called the common raven or the northern raven. It is similar to a crow but is a little different. The raven's feathers are all black, but a crow has feathers that are white at the bottom. This cannot be seen from a distance.
The most famous raven is in the Edgar Allen Poe story called The Raven.
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- "Online Etymology Dictionary". etymonline.com. http://www.etymonline.com/index.php?search=raven&searchmode=none. Retrieved 6 May 2010.