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frigate bird

noun
1.
any of several predacious seabirds of the genus Fregata, having fully webbed feet.
Also, frigatebird.
Also called man-o'-war bird.
Origin
1730-1740
1730-40
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frigate bird

noun
1.
any bird of the genus Fregata and family Fregatidae, of tropical and subtropical seas, having a long bill with a downturned tip, a wide wingspan, and a forked tail: order Pelecaniformes (pelicans, cormorants, etc) Also called man-of-war bird
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