Definition of sicklebill

  1. :  any of various birds with a strongly curved bill: such as a :  curlew; specifically :  hen curlew b :  any of several thrashers; especially :  california thrasher c :  a bird of paradise of the genus Drepanornis d :  a saberbill of the genus Campylorhamphus e :  any of several Hawaiian birds of the family Drepanididae and especially of the genus Drepanis f :  a South and Central American hummingbird of the genus Eutoxeres

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Origin and Etymology of sicklebill

3sickle + bill

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