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  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Cygnet  \Cyg"net\  (s[i^]g"n[e^]t),  n.  [Dim.  of  F.  cygne  swan,  L. 
  cycnus.  cygnus,  fr  Gr  ky`klos:  but  F.  cygne  seems  to  be  an 
  etymological  spelling  of  OF  cisne,  fr  LL  cecinus,  cicinus, 
  perh.  ultimately  also  fr  Gr  ky`klos.]  (Zo["o]l.) 
  A  young  swan.  --Shak. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  cygnet 
  n  :  a  young  swan 
 
  From  U.S.  Gazetteer  (1990)  [gazetteer]: 
 
  Cygnet,  OH  (village,  FIPS  19820) 
  Location:  41.24013  N,  83.64380  W 
  Population  (1990):  560  (216  housing  units) 
  Area:  0.9  sq  km  (land),  0.0  sq  km  (water) 
  Zip  code(s):  43413 




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