bird's-beak

noun

plural bird's-beaks
1
: an architectural molding with a section resembling a beak
2
[so called from the shape of the flower] : a California herb of the genus Cordylanthus (family Scrophulariaceae)

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“Bird's-beak.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bird%27s-beak. Accessed 2 Oct. 2022.

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