Origin of petrel
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How to use petrel in a sentence
The Petrel then took up position and shelled the fort with varying result, followed by the Raleigh.
The Olympia hurled about 70 5-inch shells and 16 8-inch shells, and the Petrel and the Raleigh about the same number each.
On that date the American gunboat Petrel and a large steam-launch suddenly appeared in Cebú harbour.
Weary to death, Eric flung himself down, and slept deep and sound till the morning, on board the Stormy Petrel.Eric, or Little by Little|Frederic W. Farrar
A petrel it is, about the size of a house pigeon, and of a slate-blue colour.The Land of Fire|Mayne Reid