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Definition of the noun Albatrosses

What does Albatrosses mean as a name of something?

  1. Albatrosses is the vernacular name of the Diomedeidae, a family of Procellariiformes.
  2. Albatrosses is the vernacular name of the Diomedea, a genus of Diomedeidae.

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"Albatrosses" is a book by W. L. N. Tickell.

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Google previewTop 100 Birding Sites of the World (2008)

by Dominic Couzens

Above: Waved Albatrosses is a Galapagos speciality - the species breeds on Espanola, S Right: one of two gulls endemic to the Galapagos (the other is the Lava Gull), the elegant Swallow-tailed Gull feeds almost exclusively by night. 216 .

Google previewSteller Sea Lion Protection Measures (2001)

Environmental Impact Statement

Because of its critically small population size, the longline mortality of short-tailed albatrosses is a conservation concern. USFWS reported that the expected result of longline fishing activity in 1999 and 2000 was the continuation of a lower ...

Google previewIndian Business Culture (2012)

by Rajiv Desai

utilities became financial albatrosses is a story worth telling. After independence, in the flush of socialist zeal, the government of Iawaharlal Nehru nationalized the power sector. Reserving the generation and distribution of power exclusively ...

Google previewBritannica Student Encyclopedia (2014)

by Encyclopaedia Britannica, Inc

Albatrosses are large ocean birds with very long, narrow wings. They can fly long distances with little effort. They The wings of a black-browed albatross can measure more than 7 feet (2.1 meters) from tip to tip. glide gracefully for hours, even ...

Google previewNational Geographic Animal Encyclopedia (2012)

2,500 Animals with Photos, Maps, and More! by Lucy H. Spelman

E ALBATROSSES, PELICANS, AND RELATIVES ' Lā€”_.. ' ish-both freshwater and marine-are central to the diets oi many birds. especially those that rarely stray tar irom open BULLER'S waters These include ocean birds that spend very little ...

Google previewThe Antarctic Dictionary (2000)

A Complete Guide to Antarctic English by Bernadette Hince

The southern albatrosses breed mainly on the subantarctic islands. The best- known albatross is the wandering albatross. but many others occur in the Antarctic and subantarctic ā€” the black- browed. grey-headed. Salvin's. shy. (light -mantled) ...

Google previewInternational Wildlife Encyclopedia: Rifleman - sea slug (2002)

by Maurice Burton, Robert Burton

Many seabirds are A pair of wandering albatrosses, Diomedea exulans, extends its wings during display. This species' wingspan ...

Google previewNew International Encyclopedia (1914)

Albatrosses are among the most exclusively pelagic birds known. They occur on nearly all parts of the ocean, except the north Atlantic , ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Food and Health (2015)

sheep, swine Cattle, humans, sheep, swine Cattle, humans, sheep, swine Gray -headed albatrosses, black-browed albatrosses, gentoo penguins Cats, swine, canines, humans Dogs, cats, poultry, humans Black-headed gulls Rossi et al.

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Penguins and Albatrosses

Rockhopper penguins reside in the large the black-browed albatross rookery on West Point Island, Falkland Islands The birds are at peace here thanks to the absence of cats and rats.

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Small photo of Pair of wandering albatrosses on the nest, socializing, with snowy mountains and light blue ocean in the background, South Georgia Island, AntarcticaSmall photo of Wandering Albatrosses in Drake PassageSmall photo of Pair of black browed albatrosses on nest, ready to mate, cleaning feathers each to other, landscape background, South Georgia Island, AntarcticaSmall photo of Black-Browed Albatrosses have a huge colony at Westpoint Island on the Falklands. More...

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Scrabble value of A1L1B3A1T1R1O1S1S1E1S1

The value of this 11-letter word is 13 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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