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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Horny projecting mouth of a bird; Type of mouth of animals other than birds (e.g., turtles); Informal terms for the nose v. - Hit lightly with a picking motion.

Usage examples (34)
  • However, this only works when the base of the beak is wet.
  • His beak is short and on his small, dainty head he carries his crest proudly.
  • Changes in beak traits is the prediction based on how Natural Selection works.
  • The beak is only cartilage, like our finger nails, and debeaking does no harm usually. for more
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