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stork

noun \ˈstrk\

: a large bird that has long legs and a long bill and neck

Full Definition of STORK

:  any of various large mostly Old World wading birds (family Ciconiidae) that have long stout bills and are related to the ibises and herons
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Origin of STORK

Middle English, from Old English storc; akin to Old High German storah stork and probably to Old English stearc stiff — more at stark
First Known Use: before 12th century

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STORK Defined for Kids

stork

noun \ˈstrk\

Definition of STORK for Kids

:  a large wading bird that has a long heavy bill and long legs and builds large nests usually in trees or on the top of roofs and poles

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