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puffin (n.)

North Atlantic seabird, the sea-parrot or bottle-nosed auk, mid-14c., poffoun, perhaps connected with puff on some quality of its appearance, or from some Celtic word (the earliest association is with Cornwall and Scilly) and altered by influence of puff.

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Definitions of puffin from WordNet

puffin (n.)
any of two genera of northern seabirds having short necks and brightly colored compressed bills;
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