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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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cliff-nesting gull

Usage examples (33)
  • Among the birds of the north the kittiwake is the best builder; for its nest is walled with straw and mud, and is very firm.
  • Great black-backed gull (Larus marinus) Black-legged kittiwake (Rissa tridactyla) III
  • Other uncommon species are golden eagle Aquila chrysaetos, redlegged kittiwake Rissa brevirostris (VU), and spotted greenshank Tringa guttifer (EN).
  • A number of arctic marine mammal and bird species are circumpolar, and are represented by several populations and even subspecies (e.g., the bowhead whale, walrus, bearded... for more
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