Laysan albatross

noun
Lay·​san albatross | \ ˈlīˌsän- \

Definition of Laysan albatross

: an albatross (Diomedea immutabilis) that is white with dark back and wings and is found on Laysan and adjacent islands of the Pacific ocean

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History and Etymology for Laysan albatross

from Laysan, islet in Leeward Islands, Hawaii

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“Laysan albatross.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Laysan%20albatross. Accessed 28 Jul. 2021.

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