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waterbird

Definitions of waterbird
  1. noun
    freshwater aquatic bird
    synonyms: water bird, waterfowl
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    anseriform bird
    chiefly web-footed swimming birds
    screamer
    gooselike aquatic bird of South America having a harsh trumpeting call
    duck
    small wild or domesticated web-footed broad-billed swimming bird usually having a depressed body and short legs
    goose
    web-footed long-necked typically gregarious migratory aquatic birds usually larger and less aquatic than ducks
    Anhima cornuta, horned screamer
    screamer having a hornlike process projecting from the forehead
    crested screamer
    distinguished from the horned screamer by a feathery crest on the back of the head
    type of:
    aquatic bird
    wading and swimming and diving birds of either fresh or salt water
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