white owl

noun

Definition of white owl

1a : snowy owl
b : barn owl
2 dialectal : a chamber pot

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First Known Use of white owl

1693, in the meaning defined at sense 1a

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“White owl.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/white%20owl. Accessed 17 Oct. 2021.

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