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Definition of: loon

(loomacrn) noun
1. A diving, fish–eating waterfowl (genus Gavia), with short tail feathers and webbed feet.
2. A guillemot.
—common loon
The great northern diver (Gavia immer).
[See LOOM3]
(Length 31 to 36 inches)

Definition of: loon

(loomacrn) noun
1. A worthless, demented, or stupid person; a lout; dolt.
2. A rogue; scamp.
3. Obs. A menial. Also Obs. & Scot. loun, lown. [Cf. Du. loen stupid fellow G lümmel lout]
The two sets of warp threads (a, a), alternately raised and lowered by the heddle (b, b), form between them a tunnel of threads called the shed (c). Through this shed the shuttle (d) is passed, carrying across the weft thread (e), which is beaten against the finished fabric by the movable comblike frame or reed (f). When the heddle is shifted, the two sets of warp reverse position, binding the weft into the fabric and opening another shed.

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loon lake
loon gavia
red throated loon
common loon
arctic loon
yellow billed loon
pacific loon
loon mountain
northern loon
kar loon
wee loon
loon bohol
loon river
black throated loon
loon island

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