World English Dictionary
thornbill (ˈθɔːnˌbɪl)
1.  any of various South American hummingbirds of the genera Chalcostigma, Ramphomicron, etc, having a thornlike bill
2.  Also called: thornbill warbler any of various Australasian wrens of the genus Acanthiza and related genera: family Muscicapidae
3.  any of various other birds with thornlike bills

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any of various South American hummingbirds with a sharp pointed bill 
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