duckbill platypus


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duckbill platypus

[¦dək‚bil ′plad·ə·pu̇s]
(vertebrate zoology)
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But my job is just to be a duckbill platypus. Which translates into the statement, my job is just to write the books as best I possibly can, and always strive to be a better writer for the rest of my life.
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