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laughing bird

(San Sal.); laughing pinder (Andros); laughy (Black)  [cf. Irel. laughing gull the herring gull EDD; cf. OED laughing in the names of animals, so called from their cry; Pinder is a frequent Bah. surname] n. the sea gull: 1960 Sea gull, Laughing Bird, [or] Gullie (Bond 93). = GULLY, MAY-BIRD, SEA GULF

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Last update: 2013-02-24 04:06
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.2

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