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chinstrap penguin

noun chin·strap penguin \ˈchin-ˌstrap-\

Definition of CHINSTRAP PENGUIN

:  a penguin (Pygoscelis antarctica) with a narrow band of black feathers from ear to ear under its chin that breeds on the Antarctic Peninsula and nearby islands —called also chinstrap

First Known Use of CHINSTRAP PENGUIN

1936

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