black-headed gull


Definition of black-headed gull

: a Eurasian gull (Chroicocephalus ridibundus synonym Larus ridibundus) that is sometimes found along the northeastern coast of North America and that in breeding plumage has a dark brown head that often appears black

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“Black-headed gull.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 30 Sep. 2022.

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