Port Egmont hen

noun

Port Eg·​mont hen
-ˈegˌmänt-
: a large skua (Catharacta skua antarctica) of the southern hemisphere

Word History

Etymology

from Port Egmont, Falkland islands

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“Port Egmont hen.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Port%20Egmont%20hen. Accessed 25 Jun. 2024.

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