from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The greater shearwater, Puffinus major.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun (Zoöl.) The greater shearwater or hagdon. See hagdon.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun archaic The greater shearwater or hagdon.


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  • It's a bird. The term comes from Cornwall.

    September 23, 2011