Meaning of tropic bird

trop'ic bird"

Pronunciation: [key]
  1. any of several web-footed seabirds of the family Phaethontidae, chiefly of tropical seas, having white plumage with black markings and a pair of greatly elongated central tail feathers.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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