white-winged black tern


Definition of white-winged black tern

: a widely distributed but predominantly Eurasian black tern (Chlidonias leucopterus) with conspicuous white shoulder patches and tail

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“White-winged black tern.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/white-winged%20black%20tern. Accessed 9 December 2019.

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