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English definition of “albatross”

albatross

noun [C] (BIRD)    /ˈæl.bə.trɒs/ US  /-trɑːs/
a large white bird with long, strong wings that lives near the sea, found especially in the areas of the Pacific and South Atlantic oceansBirds found by or on the sea
(Definition of albatross noun (BIRD) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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