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Meaning of EGG-BIRD

 
Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Egg"-bird`\, n. (Zo["o]l.)
A species of tern, esp. the sooty tern ({Sterna fuliginosa})
of the West Indies. In the Bahama Islands the name is applied
to the tropic bird, {Pha["e]thon flavirostris}.

 

 

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