pylstert

noun pyl·stert \ ˈpīlˌstert \

Definition of pylstert

plural -s
southern Africa
:any of various rays

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Origin and Etymology of pylstert

Afrikaans, from Dutch pijlstaart pintail duck, literally, arrow-tail, from pijl arrow (from Middle Dutch pijl, pile, from Latin pilum javelin) + staart tail (from Middle Dutch start)


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