from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. a genus comprising the gillemots.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In ornith.: A genus of diving birds, the loons: synonymous with Colymbus or Urinator. Moehring, 1752. A genus of Alcidæ founded by P. S. Pallas in 1769, now commonly called Uria; the black guillemots.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a genus of birds including: guillemots
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