Penguin

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Penguin Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

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  • short-legged flightless birds of cold southern especially Antarctic regions having webbed feet and wings modified as flippers

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  • short-legged flightless birds of cold southern especially Antarctic regions having webbed feet and wings modified as flippers

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Penguin Meaning and Definition in Wikipedia


Penguins are sea-birds in the family Spheniscidae. They use their wings to 'fly' underwater, but they cannot fly in the air. They are sea birds which eat fish and other sea food.

Penguins live only in the Southern Hemisphere of the world: Antarctica, New Zealand, southern Australia, South Africa and South America.



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* It's practically impossible to look at a penguin and feel angry. - Joe Moore


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