seafowl
noun Date: 14th century seabird

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • seafowl — [sē′foul΄] n. any bird living on or near the sea …   English World dictionary

  • seafowl — /see fowl /, n., pl. seafowls, (esp. collectively) seafowl. seabird. [1300 50; ME seafoule. See SEA, FOWL] * * * …   Universalium

  • seafowl — noun a bird that frequents coastal waters and the open ocean: gulls; pelicans; gannets; cormorants; albatrosses; petrels; etc. • Syn: ↑seabird, ↑sea bird • Hypernyms: ↑aquatic bird • Hyponyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • seafowl — noun Any bird that spends most of its time in coastal waters or over the oceans. Syn: seabird …   Wiktionary

  • seafowl — sea•fowl [[t]ˈsiˌfaʊl[/t]] n. pl. fowls, (esp. collectively) fowl. orn seabird • Etymology: 1300–50 …   From formal English to slang

  • seafowl — /ˈsifaʊl/ (say seefowl) noun → seabird …   Australian English dictionary

  • sea bird — noun a bird that frequents coastal waters and the open ocean: gulls; pelicans; gannets; cormorants; albatrosses; petrels; etc. (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑seabird, ↑seafowl • Hypernyms: ↑aquatic bird …   Useful english dictionary

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