Definition of Auk

1. Noun. Black-and-white short-necked web-footed diving bird of northern seas.




Definition of Auk

1. n. A name given to various species of arctic sea birds of the family Alcidæ. The great auk, now extinct, is Alca (or Plautus) impennis. The razor-billed auk is A. torda. See Puffin, Guillemot, and Murre.

Definition of Auk

1. Noun. Any of several species of Arctic sea birds of the family ''Alcidae''. ¹

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Definition of Auk

1. a diving seabird [n -S]

Medical Definition of Auk

1. A name given to various species of arctic sea birds of the family Alcidae. The great auk, now extinct, is Alca (or Plautus) impennis. The razor-billed auk is A. Torda. See Puffin, Guillemot, and Murre. Origin: Prov. E. Alk; akin to Dan. Alke, Icel. & Sw. Alka. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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auk (current term)
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aula
aula magna
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