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penguin

noun [C]  us   /ˈpeŋ·ɡwɪn, ˈpen-/
a black-and-white sea bird found in cold, southern parts of the world which cannot fly and swims using its small wings
Translations of “penguin”
in Arabic بَطْريق…
in Korean 펭귄…
in Malaysian burung penguin…
in French pingouin…
in Turkish penguen…
in Italian pinguino…
in Chinese (Traditional) 企鵝…
in Russian пингвин…
in Polish pingwin…
in Vietnamese chim cánh cụt…
in Spanish pingüino…
in Portuguese pinguim…
in Thai เพนกวิน…
in German der Pinguin…
in Catalan pingüí…
in Japanese ペンギン…
in Indonesian pinguin…
in Chinese (Simplified) 企鹅…
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