spoon-billed

adjective
\ ˈspün-ˌbild How to pronounce spoon-billed (audio) \

Definition of spoon-billed

: having the bill or snout expanded and spatulate at the end

First Known Use of spoon-billed

1668, in the meaning defined above

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“Spoon-billed.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/spoon-billed. Accessed 14 Aug. 2020.

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