Definition of Coot. Meaning of Coot. Synonyms of Coot

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Definition of Coot

Coot Coot (k[=oo]t), n. [Cf. D. koet, W. cwtair; cwta short, bodtailed + iar hen; cf. cwtau to dock. Cf. Cut.] 1. (Zo["o]l.) (a) A wading bird with lobate toes, of the genus Fulica. The common European or bald coot is F. atra (see under bald); the American is F. Americana. (b) The surf duck or scoter. In the United States all the species of ([OE]demia are called coots. See Scoter. ``As simple as a coot.' --Halliwell. 2. A stupid fellow; a simpleton; as, a silly coot. [Colloq.]

Meaning of Coot from wikipedia

- coots are medium-sized water birds that are members of the rallidae (rail) family . they constitute the genus fulica. coots have
- the eurasian coot (fulica atra), also known as coot, is a member of the rail and crake bird family, the rallidae . it is found in europe
- instead, taylor designed the coot's wing roots to act as sponson s to stabilise the craft in the water. the arrangement allowed him to do
- the program coot (crystallographic object-oriented toolkit is used to display and mani****te atomic models of macromolecules, typically of
- gus is a werewolf member of coot's pack, until killed by jessica whilst leading an attack on her and bill, on orders from russell. ,
- the coot (gk 310) was the first icelandic trawler . she was built in 1892 by the glasgow firm william h. hamilton & co. and purchased in
- the american coot (fulica americana), also known as a mud hen, is a bird of the family rallidae . american coots belong to a distinct order.
- john frederick coots (may 2, 1897 – april 8, 1985) was an american songwriter . he wrote over 700 songs, the most famous of which, 'santa
- the caribbean coot (fulica caribaea) is a large waterbird of the family rallidae , which is a resident breeder in the caribbean and parts
- the red-****bed coot or crested coot, (fulica cristata), is a member of the rail and crake bird family, the rallidae . it is a resident