cormorant


cormorant
cormorant (орнит) баклан, Phalacrocorax
bare-faced cormorant краснолицый баклан, Phalacrocorax urile
Brandt's cormorant баклан Брандта, Phalacrocorax penicillatus
Cape cormorant капский баклан, Phalacrocorax capensis
common cormorant большой баклан, Phalacrocorax carbo
double-crested cormorant ушастый баклан, Phalacrocorax auritus
great cormorant большой баклан, Phalacrocorax carbo
Japanese cormorant уссурийский баклан, Phalacrocorax filamentosus
large cormorant большой баклан, Phalacrocorax carbo
little cormorant чёрный баклан, Phalacrocorax niger
pelagic cormorant берингов баклан, Phalacrocorax pelagicus
pygmy cormorant малый баклан, Phalacrocorax pigmaeus
red-faced cormorant краснолицый баклан, Phalacrocorax urile
reed cormorant африканский баклан (Phalacrocorax africanus)
southern cormorant большой баклан, Phalacrocorax carbo
Temminck's cormorant уссурийский баклан, Phalacrocorax filamentosus
whide-breasted cormorant большой баклан, Phalacrocorax carbo

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  • Cormorant — Cor mo*rant (k[^o]r m[ o]*rant), n. [F. cormoran, fr. Armor. m[=o]r vran a sea raven; m[=o]r sea + bran raven, with cor, equiv. to L. corvus raven, pleonastically prefixed; or perh. fr. L. corvus marinus sea raven.] 1. (Zo[ o]l.) Any species of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • cormorant — index rapacious Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • cormorant — early 14c., from O.Fr. cormarenc (12c., Mod.Fr. cormoran), from L.L. corvus marinus sea raven + Germanic suffix enc, ing. The t in English probably is from confusion with words in ant. It has a reputation for voracity …   Etymology dictionary

  • cormorant — ► NOUN ▪ a large diving seabird with a long neck, long hooked bill, and mainly black plumage. ORIGIN Old French cormaran, from Latin corvus marinus sea raven …   English terms dictionary

  • cormorant — [kôr′mə rənt] n. [ME cormoraunt < OFr cormareng < corp marenc < L corvus marinus < corvus,RAVEN1 + marinus,MARINE] 1. any of a family (Phalacrocoracidae) of large, voracious, pelecaniform diving birds with webbed toes and a hooked… …   English World dictionary

  • Cormorant — Cormorants and shags Temporal range: Late Cretaceous? – Recent …   Wikipedia

  • Cormorant — Zeichnung des Cormorant Der Cormorant (offizieller Name: Cormorant Multi Purpose Unmanned Air System [1] ; deutsch etwa: Kormoran (benannt nach einer tauchenden Vogelart) Vielzweck Drohne) ist ein militärisches Projekt der Skunk Works… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • cormorant — /kawr meuhr euhnt/, n. 1. any of several voracious, totipalmate seabirds of the family Phalacrocoracidae, as Phalacrocorax carbo, of America, Europe, and Asia, having a long neck and a distensible pouch under the bill for holding captured fish,… …   Universalium

  • cormorant — [13] In early medieval times the cormorant was named ‘sea raven’ – that is, in Latin, corvus marīnus. This passed into Old French first as cormareng, which later became cormaran. English adopted it and added a final t. The word’s origins are… …   The Hutchinson dictionary of word origins

  • cormorant — UK [ˈkɔː(r)mərənt] / US [ˈkɔrmərənt] noun [countable] Word forms cormorant : singular cormorant plural cormorants a large dark coloured bird with a long neck that lives near the sea and eats fish …   English dictionary

  • cormorant — /ˈkɔmərənt / (say kawmuhruhnt) noun 1. any of various large, web footed, black or pied waterbirds of the genus Phalacrocorax, family Phalacrocoracidae, having a long neck and a pouch under the bill in which fish are held; often seen standing in… …   Australian English dictionary


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