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American English: /ˈtɑrməɡən/
British English: /ˈtɑːmɪɡ(ə)n/

Translation of ptarmigan in Spanish:


  • Example sentences
    • Most game birds are also galliforms, including grouse, partridges, pheasants, quails, ptarmigans, and wild turkeys.
    • Willow ptarmigan, rock ptarmigan and spruce grouse are a few of the ground-dwelling birds.
    • The biologist and writer Julian Huxley, grandson of Darwin's great friend and supporter Thomas Henry Huxley, thought that the white plumage of the male ptarmigan might distract a predator away from the female.
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