Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913 + 1828)


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Shoebill (Page: 1331)

Shoe"bill` (?), n. (Zoöl.) A large African wading bird (Balæniceps rex) allied to the storks and herons, and remarkable for its enormous broad swollen bill. It inhabits the valley of the White Nile. See Illust. (l.) of Beak.