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Definition of “beak” - Learner’s Dictionary

beak

noun [C]
 
 
/biːk/
the hard part of a bird's mouthThe head and neck of non-human animals
Translations of “beak”
in Arabic مِنْقَار…
in Korean (새의)부리…
in Malaysian paruh…
in French bec…
in Turkish gaga…
in Italian becco…
in Chinese (Traditional) 鳥喙, (鳥類的)嘴,喙…
in Russian клюв…
in Polish dziób…
in Vietnamese mỏ (chim)…
in Spanish pico…
in Portuguese bico…
in Thai จะงอยปากนก…
in German der Schnabel…
in Catalan bec…
in Japanese (鳥の)くちばし…
in Indonesian paruh…
in Chinese (Simplified) 鸟喙, (鸟类的)嘴,喙…
(Definition of beak from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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