crested-auklet

crested auklet

noun
See under auklet.
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auklet

[awk-lit]
noun
any of several small auks of the coasts of the North Pacific, as Aethia cristatella (crested auklet) having a crest of recurved plumes.

Origin:
1885–90; auk + -let

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auklet (ˈɔːklɪt)
 
n
any of various small auks of the genera Aethia and Ptychoramphus

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