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lily-trotter

[ lil-ee-trot-er ]
/ ˈlɪl iˌtrɒt ər /
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noun

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Origin of lily-trotter

First recorded in 1915–20
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British Dictionary definitions for lily-trotter

lily-trotter

noun

another name for jaçana
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