king penguin(redirected from Aptenodytes patagonicus)
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A large penguin (Aptenodytes patagonicus) of subantarctic regions, having an orange oval on the side of the face and a yellow patch at the base of the throat.
(Animals) a large penguin, Aptenodytes patagonica, found on islands bordering the Antarctic Circle
a large penguin, Aptenodytes patagonicus, found on islands bordering the Antarctic Circle.
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|Noun||1.||king penguin - large penguin on islands bordering the Antarctic Circle|
penguin - short-legged flightless birds of cold southern especially Antarctic regions having webbed feet and wings modified as flippers