HyperDic: coastal_diving_bird

English > 1 sense of the expression coastal diving bird:
NOUNanimalcoastal diving birdgull family
English > coastal diving bird: 1 sense > noun 1, animal
Meaninggull family; skimmer family; jaeger family; auk family.
Member ofCharadriiformes, order Charadriiformeslarge diverse order of aquatic birds found along seacoasts and inland waters
Narrowerjaegerrapacious seabird that pursues weaker birds to make them drop their prey
laridlong-winged web-footed aquatic bird of the gull family
skimmerGull-like seabird that flies along the surface of the water with an elongated lower mandible immersed to skim out food
Broaderseabird, sea bird, seafowlA bird that frequents coastal waters and the open / open ocean

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