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  • n. Several species of bird in the genus Porphyrio of the family Rallidae.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. any of various small aquatic birds of the genus Gallinula distinguished from rails by a frontal shield and a resemblance to domestic hens


swamp +‎ hen (Wiktionary)



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