whaup

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whaup

noun \ˈhwp, ˈwp\
plural whaup also whaups

Definition of WHAUP

chiefly Scottish
:  a European curlew (Numenius arquata)

Origin of WHAUP

imitative
First Known Use: circa 1512

Rhymes with WHAUP

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