hatchling

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noun hatch·ling \ˈhach-liŋ\

Definition of hatchling

  1. :  a recently hatched animal

1899

First Known Use of hatchling

1899


HATCHLING Defined for English Language Learners

hatchling

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noun hatch·ling \ˈhach-liŋ\

Definition of hatchling for English Language Learners

  • : a recently hatched animal : a very young bird, fish, etc., that has just come out from an egg


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