curlew definition

  • noun:
    • some of a few brown, long-legged coast birds associated with the genus Numenius, having long, slender, downward-curving expenses.
    • Any of a number of migratory wading birds in genus Numenius of the family members Scolopacidae, remarkable with regards to their long, slender, downcurved expenses.
    • A wading bird regarding the genus Numenius, remarkable for the lengthy, thin, curved costs.
    • A bird of genus Numenius.
    • A name of several grallatorial birds with thin decurved bill, not for the genus Numenius.
    • huge migratory shorebirds for the sandpiper household; closely pertaining to woodcocks but having a down-curved bill
    • Any of several brownish, long-legged coast wild birds regarding the genus Numenius, having very long, slim, downward-curving bills.
    • some of several migratory wading wild birds into the genus Numenius for the family Scolopacidae, remarkable due to their lengthy, thin, downcurved expenses.
    • A wading bird of this genus Numenius, remarkable because of its long, slim, curved costs.
    • A bird associated with genus Numenius.
    • A name of a few grallatorial wild birds with thin decurved costs, maybe not associated with genus Numenius.
    • huge migratory shorebirds of sandpiper family; closely associated with woodcocks but having a down-curved bill

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