swan-upping

noun
\ -piŋ \
plural -s

Definition of swan-upping

1 : the practice or process of marking young swans for the owners
2 : an annual expedition for the purpose of the swan-upping on the English Thames

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“Swan-upping.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/swan-upping. Accessed 3 Jul. 2020.

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