Sea parrot


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Sea´ par´rot

    (sē´ păr´rŭt)
1.(Zool.) The puffin.
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The burrowing birds are also known as the sea parrot because of their brightly-coloured beaks, and Farne birds can live for more than 20 years.
The Sea Parrot is more usually known by which name?
Some examples recorded by Harris include budger (a butcher), catamouse (a bat), catchy pawl (a tadpole), frost candles (icicles) and sea parrot (the puffin).