from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A species of small bird in the plover family Charadriidae, unique in having a beak that is bent sideways, endemic to New Zealand.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. See crookbill.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A kind of plover, Anarhynchus frontalis, of New Zealand, having the bill bent sidewise. See second cut under plover.
From wry + bill (Wiktionary)