Cabot's tern

noun

Word History

Etymology

probably from the name Cabot

First Known Use

1858, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of Cabot's tern was in 1858

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“Cabot's tern.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Cabot%27s%20tern. Accessed 17 Apr. 2024.

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