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king penguin

noun
1.
a large penguin, Aptenodytes patagonicus, found on islands bordering the Antarctic Circle.
Origin of king penguin
1880-1885
1880-85
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  • king penguin” is another of its names, from its superior size, as it is the largest of the auk or penguin family.

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king penguin

noun
1.
a large penguin, Aptenodytes patagonica, found on islands bordering the Antarctic Circle
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