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Related to marsh hen: clapper rail
Any of various marsh birds of the family Rallidae, which includes the gallinules, coots, and rails.
(Animals) any bird that frequents marshes and swamps, esp a rail, coot, or gallinule
any of various rails or raillike birds.
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|Noun||1.||marsh hen - a coot found in North America |
coot - slate-black slow-flying birds somewhat resembling ducks
|2.||marsh hen - any of various small aquatic birds of the genus Gallinula distinguished from rails by a frontal shield and a resemblance to domestic hens|
aquatic bird - wading and swimming and diving birds of either fresh or salt water
purple gallinule - gallinules with showy purplish plumage