: an Australian crested bird (Sphenostoma cristatum) that has a wedge-shaped bill and is related to the bellbird (Oreoica gutturalis)
: a South American hummingbird (Schistes geoffroyi) having a very thick tapered bill

Word History


wedge entry 1 + bill

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“Wedgebill.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 20 Apr. 2024.

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