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Definition of moorhen noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

moorhen

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˈmɔːhen//
 
, BrE//ˈmʊəhen//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈmʊrhen//
 
Birds
 
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a small black bird with a short reddish-yellow beak that lives on or near water See related entries: Birds
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: moorhen