HyperDic: puffin

English > 1 sense of the word puffin:
NOUNanimalpuffinany of two genera of northern seabirds having short necks and brightly colored compressed bills
puffin > pronunciation
Soundspah'fih.n
RhymesAdrenalin ... zeppelin / Zeppelin: 223 rhymes with ihn...
English > puffin: 1 sense > noun 1, animal
MeaningAny of two genera of northern seabirds having short necks and brightly colored compressed bills.
Member ofAlcidae, family Alcidaeweb-footed diving seabirds of northern seas
NarrowerAtlantic puffin, Fratercula arcticaCommon puffin of the northern Atlantic
horned puffin, Fratercula corniculataNorthern Pacific puffin
tufted puffin, Lunda cirrhataNorthern Pacific puffin having a large yellow plume over each eye
Broaderseabird, sea bird, seafowlA bird that frequents coastal waters and the open / open ocean
Spanishfrailecillo común, frailecillo, fratercula
Catalancadafet, fraret

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