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Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio.
the common sea gull (Larus argentatus) of the Northern Hemisphere, having gray-and-white plumage and black-tipped wings
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nounThe American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
A common seagull (Larus argentatus) of the Northern Hemisphere having gray and white plumage with black wing tips.