red-throated loon

noun
variants: or red-throated diver \ ˈ⸗ˌ⸗⸗-​ \

Definition of red-throated loon

: a small loon (Gavia stellata) with a thin and uptilted bill and a reddish throat patch

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“Red-throated loon.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/red-throated%20loon. Accessed 12 December 2019.

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