from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Any of various small auks of the genus Aethia and related genera of northern Pacific coasts and waters.
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- n. Any of several small seabirds in the genera Aethia, Cerorhinca and Ptychoramphus of the auk family Alcidae.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A little auk.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. any of several small auks of the northern Pacific coasts
From auk + -let (Wiktionary)