from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. Any of a group of colourful, mostly insectivorous birds in the genus Brachypteryx of the thrush family Turdidae.
- n. Heinrichia calligyna, the great shortwing.
- n. A common name for Perilestidae, a family of damselflies in the order Odonata.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Any one of several species of small wrenlike Asiatic birds having short wings and a short tail. They belong to Brachypterix, Callene, and allied genera.
short + wing (Wiktionary)