cahow(redirected from cahows)
Related to cahows: Pterodroma cahow
See Bermuda petrel.
[Imitative of its cry.]
(Animals) a rare nocturnal Atlantic seabird, Pterodroma cahow, with brown and white plumage, formerly thought to be extinct
[C17: imitative of its call]
a rare petrel, Pterodroma cahow, of islets off Bermuda.