herring gull


Definition of HERRING GULL

:  a common large gull (Larus argentatus) of the northern hemisphere that as an adult is largely white with a gray mantle, dark wing tips, pink feet, and yellow bill

First Known Use of HERRING GULL



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July 04, 2015
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rigorous, strict, or severe
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