from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Any of various terns, especially a common tern (Sterna hirundo) that breeds within the Arctic Circle.
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- n. The common tern.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- The common tern.
- The storm petrel.
- The gannet.
- See Cornish chough, under Chough.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. common tern of Eurasia and America having white black and grey plumage
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