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cahow

[kuh-hou] /kəˈhaʊ/
noun
1.
a rare petrel, Pterodroma cahow, of islets off Bermuda, until recently thought to have become extinct.
Also called Bermuda petrel.
Origin of cahow
1605-1615
First recorded in 1605-15; imitative
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