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razor-billed auk

[rey-zer-bild] /ˈreɪ zərˌbɪld/
noun
1.
a black and white auk, Alca torda, of the American and European coasts of the northern North Atlantic, having a compressed black bill encircled by a white band.
Also called razorbill.
Origin of razor-billed auk
1815-1825
1815-25
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British Dictionary definitions for razor-billed auk

razorbill auk

/ˈreɪzəˌbɪl/
noun
1.
a common auk, Alca torda, of the North Atlantic, having a thick laterally compressed bill with white markings
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