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  1. boatbill, boat-billed heron, broadbill, Cochlearius cochlearius(noun)

    tropical American heron related to night herons

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  1. boatbill(Noun)

    A form of heron, Cochlearius cochlearius, native to Central and South America

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  1. Boatbill(noun)

    a wading bird (Cancroma cochlearia) of the tropical parts of South America. Its bill is somewhat like a boat with the keel uppermost

  2. Boatbill(noun)

    a perching bird of India, of the genus Eurylaimus

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