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Meaning of emperor penguin

em'peror pen"guin

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  1. the largest of the penguins, Aptenodytes forsteri, of the coasts of Antarctica, having bluish-gray and black plumage on the back, head, and wings, a white chest, and a patch of orange on each side of the neck. See illus. under
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