Mollemoke

Mol´le`moke`


n.1.(Zool.) Any one of several species of large pelagic petrels and fulmars, as Fulmarus glacialis, of the North Atlantic, and several species of Æstrelata, of the Southern Ocean. See Fulmar.
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Two paragraphs later, he mentions "mollemokes," which was the whalers' name for the northern fulmar (Fulmarus glacialis).