Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A bird, such as a petrel or albatross, that frequents the ocean, especially far from shore.

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  • noun Any bird that spends most of its time in coastal waters or over the oceans.

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  • noun a bird that frequents coastal waters and the open ocean: gulls; pelicans; gannets; cormorants; albatrosses; petrels; etc.

Etymologies

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sea +‎ bird

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