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double-crested cormorant

[duhb-uh l kres-tid] /ˈdʌb əl ˌkrɛs tɪd/
noun
1.
a North American cormorant, Phalacrocorax auritus, having tufts of black and white feathers on the sides of the head.
Origin of double-crested cormorant
1825-1835
An Americanism dating back to 1825-35
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