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n. large white waterbird having a long neck and webbed feet
n. Cygnus, northern constellation

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Swans are birds of the family Anatidae within the genus Cygnus. The swans' close relatives include the geese and ducks. Swans are grouped with the closely related geese in the subfamily Anserinae where they form the tribe Cygnini. Sometimes, they are considered a distinct subfamily, Cygninae. There are six or seven species of swan in the genus Cygnus; in addition there is another species known as the coscoroba swan, although this species is no longer considered one of the true swans. Swans usually mate for life, though "divorce" does sometimes occur, particularly following nesting failure, and if a mate dies, the remaining swan will take up with another. The number of eggs in each ranges from three to eight.

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Aswan (; ; Ancient Egyptian: ; ; ), formerly spelled Assuan, is a city in the south of Egypt, the capital of the Aswan Governorate.

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Swan (disambiguation)
A swan is a bird of the genus Cygnus.

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1. stately heavy-bodied aquatic bird with very long neck and usually white plumage as adult
(hypernym) aquatic bird
(hyponym) coscoroba
(member-holonym) Anatidae, family Anatidae
(part-meronym) swan's down

1. to declare or affirm solemnly and formally as true; "Before God I swear I am innocent"
(synonym) affirm, verify, assert, avow, aver, swear
(hypernym) declare
(hyponym) hold
2. move about aimlessly or without any destination, often in search of food or employment; "The gypsies roamed the woods"; "roving vagabonds"; "the wandering Jew"; "The cattle roam across the prairie"; "the laborers drift from one town to the next"; "They rolled from town to town"
(synonym) roll, wander, stray, tramp, roam, cast, ramble, rove, range, drift, vagabond
(hypernym) travel, go, move, locomote
(hyponym) maunder
(verb-group) stray, err, drift
3. sweep majestically; "Airplanes were swanning over the mountains"
(hypernym) sweep, sail

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n. labuť

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