trumpeter

  1. (formal) a person who announces important news
  2. large gregarious forest-dwelling cranelike bird of South America having glossy black plumage and a loud prolonged cry; easily domesticated
  3. large pure white wild swan of western North America having a sonorous cry

Trumpeter

The USS Trumpeter was an American Bostwick Class escort destroyer of 1240 tons displacement launched in 1943. The USS Trumpeter had a top speed of 19 knots and carried a complement of 220. She was armed with three 3 inch dual-purpose guns; two 40 mm anti-aircraft guns; four 20 mm anti-aircraft guns; depth charge throwers and three 21 inch torpedo t...
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Trumpeter

[rank] A Trumpeter (abbreviation: Tptr) is a regiment specific, descriptive name given to Privates in the British Army. It is used for trumpeters in the Household Cavalry and was formerly used in all other cavalry regiments. ...
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Trumpeter

[pigeon] The Trumpeter breeds of fancy pigeon are so named because of their unique vocalizations which sound vaguely like low laughter. Wendell Levi describes this trumpeting vocalization in his book The Pigeon. There are several domesticated varieties that possess this `trumpeting` ability to various degrees. Some of the more popular are: ...
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trumpeter

[n] - a musician who plays the trumpet or cornet 2. [n] - large gregarious forest-dwelling cranelike bird of South America having glossy black plumage and a loud prolonged cry 3. [n] - large pure white wild swan of western North America having a sonorous cry
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trumpeter

1. One who sounds a trumpet. ... 2. One who proclaims, publishes, or denounces. 'These men are good trumpeters.' (Bacon) ... 3. <ornithology> Any one of several species of long-legged South American birds of the genus Psophia, especially P. Crepitans, which is abundant, and often domesticated and kept with other poultry by the natives. They a...
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trumpeter

cornetist noun a musician who plays the trumpet or cornet
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trumpeter

Cygnus buccinator noun large pure white wild swan of western North America having a sonorous cry
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Trumpeter

• (n.) An American swan (Olor buccinator) which has a very loud note. • (n.) Any one of several species of long-legged South American birds of the genus Psophia, especially P. crepitans, which is abundant, and often domesticated and kept with other poultry by the natives. They are allied to the cranes. So called from their loud cry. Calle...
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trumpeter

any of three species of long-legged, round-bodied birds comprising the family Psophiidae (order Gruiformes). All are about 50 centimetres (20 inches) ... [1 related articles]
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Trumpeter

The Trumpeters (Psophia) are a family of South American birds related to the seriema, the cranes and the rails. They are so named from their loud trumpet-like cry. The body is about the size of a fowl's, but the legs are long and crane-like, and the beak short. They nest on the ground and feed on insects, seeds and fruits.
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trumpeter

Any South American bird of the genus Psophia, family Psophiidae, order Gruiformes, up to 50 cm/20 in tall, related to the cranes. Trumpeters have long legs, a short bill, and dark plumage. The trumpeter swan is unrelated. P. crepitans is a bird of lustrous and brilliantly-coloured plumage and is often d...
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Trumpeter

[company] Trumpeter is a Chinese company that manufacturers plastic injection moulding military model kits. Their product line consists of model ships, aircraft, cars and military ground vehicles. Trumpeter kits initially had a reputation of being somewhat less detailed than those of competitors such as Dragon or Tamiya, and accuracy issues...
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Trumpeter

[bird] The trumpeters are a family of birds restricted to the humid forests of the Amazon and Guiana Shield in South America. They are named for the trumpeting or cackling threat call of the males. The three species resemble chickens in size; they measure 45 to 52 centimetres (18 to 20 inches) long and weigh 1 to 1.5 kilograms (2.2 to 3.3 p...
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Trumpeter

[disambiguation] A trumpeter is a musician who plays the trumpet. Trumpeter may also refer to: ==Animals== Birds: Fish: ==Ships== ==Places== ==Other uses== ...
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