bald coot

noun

1
: the Old World coot (Fulica atra)
2
3

Word History

First Known Use

13th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

Time Traveler
The first known use of bald coot was in the 13th century

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“Bald coot.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bald%20coot. Accessed 14 Jul. 2024.

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