Kittiwake

The kittiwakes (genus Rissa) are two closely related seabird species in the gull family Laridae, the black-legged kittiwake (R. tridactyla) and the red-legged kittiwake (R. brevirostris). The epithets `black-legged` and `red-legged` are used to distinguish the two species in North America, but in Europe, where R. brevirostris is not found, the...
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Kittiwake

• (n.) A northern gull (Rissa tridactyla), inhabiting the coasts of Europe and America. It is white, with black tips to the wings, and has but three toes.
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kittiwake

(Rissa tridactyla), oceanic gull, a white bird with pearl-gray mantle, black-tipped wings, black feet, and yellow bill. It nests on the North and ... [1 related articles]
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kittiwake

noun small pearl-grey gull of northern regions; nests on cliffs and has a rudimentary hind toe
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Kittiwake

Kit'ti¬∑wake (-tĭ*wāk) noun (Zoology) A northern gull ( Rissa tridactyla ), inhabiting the coasts of Europe and America. It is white, with black tips to the wings, and has but three toes.
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Kittiwake

HMS Kittiwake was a British Kingfisher Class patrol vessel of 530 tons displacement launched in 1936. She was armed with one four-inch anti-aircraft gun and eight smaller guns plus depth charges. Two Admiralty 3-drum boilers provided a top speed of 20 knots and she carried a complement of 60.
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kittiwake

kittiwake: see gull.
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Kittiwake

The Kittiwake (Rissa tridactyla) is a native British seagull so named after its call which sounds like 'kittee-wake kitte-wake'. The adult has white plumage with a blue-grey back and yellow bill and legs and black feet.
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kittiwake

[n] - small pearl-gray gull of northern regions
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