mollemoke

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Swedish mallemucke(the stormy petrel).

Noun[edit]

mollemoke ‎(plural mollemokes)

  1. Any of several species of large pelagic petrels and fulmars, such as Fulmarus glacialis of the North Atlantic and several species of Pterodroma of the Southern Ocean.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.