HyperDic: cormorant

English > 1 sense of the word cormorant:
NOUNanimalcormorant, Phalacrocorax carbolarge voracious dark-colored long-necked seabird with a distensible pouch for holding fish
cormorant > pronunciation
Soundskao'rmerahnt
Rhymesabandonment ... wonderment: 671 rhymes with ahnt...
English > cormorant: 1 sense > noun 1, animal
Meaninglarge voracious dark-colored long-necked seabird with a distensible pouch for holding fish; used in Asia to catch fish.
SynonymPhalacrocorax carbo
Member ofPhalacrocorax, genus Phalacrocoraxtype genus
Broaderpelecaniform seabirdlarge fish-eating seabird with four-toed webbed feet
Spanishcormorán, corvejón, cuervo marino, mergo, phalacrocorax
Catalancorb marí gros, corb marí, cormorà, Phalacrocorax carbo, phalacrocorax

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