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  • adj. hook-billed; having the upper mandible longer than the lower one

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Hook-billed; having the upper mandible longer than the lower.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In ornithology, hook-billed; having the end of the upper mandible decurved over and beyond that of the lower one, as a bird of prey, parrot, petrel, or gull.

Etymologies

epi- + -gnathous (Wiktionary)

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