water turkey

noun

Definition of water turkey

: the New World anhinga (Anhinga anhinga)

First Known Use of water turkey

1836, in the meaning defined above

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“Water turkey.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/water%20turkey. Accessed 22 Sep. 2021.

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