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cormorant

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one who eats greedily or too much
  • Diamond Jim Brady was perhaps the most celebrated cormorant of the Gilded Age

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The first known use of cormorant was in the 14th century

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“Cormorant.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/cormorant. Accessed 23 January 2020.

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