Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The great red-breasted rail of the United States, Rallus elegans. Also called fresh-water marsh-hen, fresh-water hen, fresh-marsh hen, and marsh-hen.
  • n. The common gallinule, Gallinula galeata.

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

Sorry, no example sentences found.

Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.