oxbird

noun

Definition of oxbird

1 : dunlin
2 dialectal, England : the sanderling or other sandpiper
3 : an African weaverbird (Bubalornis albirostris)
4 : oxpecker

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“Oxbird.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/oxbird. Accessed 15 Jun. 2021.

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