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- n. A seabird, the black skimmer.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The black skimmer. See skimmer.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The scissorbill, cutwater, or black skimmer; the bird Rhynchops nigra: so called from the bill, which resembles a pair of shears. See cut under Rhynchops.
shear + bill? (Wiktionary)
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