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gannet (plural gannets)
- Any of three species of large seabird in the genus Morus, of the family Sulidae. They have black and white bodies and long pointed wings, and hunt for fish by plunge diving and pursuing their prey underwater.
- (chiefly Britain, South Africa) A voracious eater; a glutton.
- For quotations using this term, see Citations:gannet.
- (voracious eater): see Thesaurus:glutton
glutton — see glutton