bald coot

noun

Definition of bald coot

1 : the Old World coot (Fulica atra)

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First Known Use of bald coot

13th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Bald coot.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bald%20coot. Accessed 21 Oct. 2020.

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