Bulwer's petrel

noun Bul·wer's petrel \ˈbu̇lwə(r)z-\

Definition of Bulwer's petrel

  1. :  a small sooty black petrel (Bulweria bulwerii) with a gray chin and pinkish feet

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Origin and Etymology of bulwer's petrel

after James Bulwer †1879 British clergyman and fellow of the Linnaean society

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