beak

  1. horny projecting mouth of a bird
  2. (US) informal terms for the nose

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Beak

The beak, bill, or rostrum is an external anatomical structure of birds which is used for eating and for grooming, manipulating objects, killing prey, fighting, probing for food, courtship and feeding young. The terms beak and rostrum are also used to refer to a similar mouthpart in some Ornithischian dinosaurs, monotremes, cephalopods (see Cephal...
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Beak

• (n.) A similar bill in other animals, as the turtles. • (n.) The long projecting sucking mouth of some insects, and other invertebrates, as in the Hemiptera. • (n.) A toe clip. See Clip, n. (Far.). • (n.) The upper or projecting part of the shell, near the hinge of a bivalve. • (n.) The bill or nib of a bird, consisting o...
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beak

bill noun horny projecting mouth of a bird
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Beak

[bivalve] The beak is part of the shell of a bivalve mollusk, i.e. part of the shell of a saltwater or freshwater clam. The beak is the basal projection of the oldest part of the valve of the adult animal. The beak usually, but not always, coincides with the umbo, the highest and most prominent point on the valve. Because by definition, all...
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Beak

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Beak

Beak (bēk) noun [ Middle English bek , French bec , from Celtic; confer Gael. & Ir. bac , bacc , hook , W. bach .] 1. (Zoology) (a) The bill or nib of a bird, consisting of a horny sheath, covering the jaws. The form varies much...
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Beak

a firm, pointed terminal appendage
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Beak

a firm, pointed terminal appendage
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Beak

A long prominent and substantial point; applied particularly to prolongations of fruits and carpels.
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beak

A point; often used for the apical part of the anther (see also rostrum).
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beak

a pointed projection.
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beak

a prominent terminal projection, especially of a carpel or fruit. adj. beaked
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beak

A prominent terminal projection, especially of a carpel or fruit. ... (09 Oct 1997) ...
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beak

a relatively stout tip such as on a nutlet.
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Beak

a, long pointed, horn like projection, often hollow beneath
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Beak

a, long pointed, horn like projection, often hollow beneath
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Beak

Beak is English slang for a magistrate or judge.
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Beak

Bill of a bird.
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Beak

Colloquial expression for the protruding mouthpart structures of a sucking insect (= proboscis).
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Beak

Corner piece for a quarter round.
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beak

Horn-covered projecting jaws of a bird (see bill), or other horny jaws such as those of the octopus, platypus, or tortoise
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Beak

In architecture a beak is a continuous slight projection ending in an arris or narrow fillet forming that part of a drip from which the water is thrown off.
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Beak

In many toothed whales, the elongated forward portion of the head, consisting of the rostrum and the lower jaw.
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Beak

see Bill.
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