beaked

beaked
Synonyms and related words:
Roman-nosed, aquiline, aquiline-nosed, beak-nosed, beak-shaped, bill-like, bill-shaped, billed, clawlike, crookbilled, crooked, crooknosed, down-curving, hamate, hamiform, hamulate, hooked, hooklike, parrot-nosed, rhamphoid, rostrate, rostriform, unciform, uncinate, unguiform

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  • Beaked — (b[=e]kt), a. 1. Having a beak or a beaklike point; beak shaped. Each beaked promontory. Milton. [1913 Webster] 2. (Biol.) Furnished with a process or a mouth like a beak; rostrate. [1913 Webster] {Beaked whale} (Zo[ o]l.), a cetacean of the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • beaked up — Adj. High on cocaine. E.g. We had a great night, everyone was well beaked up …   English slang and colloquialisms

  • beaked — beak ► NOUN 1) a bird s horny projecting jaws; a bill. 2) a projection at the prow of an ancient warship, used in attacking enemy ships. 3) Brit. informal a magistrate or schoolmaster. DERIVATIVES beaked adjective beaky adjective. ORIGIN Latin… …   English terms dictionary

  • beaked — adjective having or resembling a beak • Ant: ↑beakless • Similar to: ↑beaklike, ↑billed, ↑duckbill, ↑duck billed, ↑rostrate, ↑short beaked, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Beaked whale — Beaked Beaked (b[=e]kt), a. 1. Having a beak or a beaklike point; beak shaped. Each beaked promontory. Milton. [1913 Webster] 2. (Biol.) Furnished with a process or a mouth like a beak; rostrate. [1913 Webster] {Beaked whale} (Zo[ o]l.), a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • beaked whale — beaked′ whale′ n. mam any of several toothed whales of the family Ziphiidae, inhabiting all oceans and having beaklike jaws • Etymology: 1875–80 …   From formal English to slang

  • beaked whale — [bēkt] n. any of a worldwide family (Ziphiidae) of medium sized toothed whales characterized by a long, narrow snout …   English World dictionary

  • Beaked whale — Taxobox name = Beaked whales fossil range = Miocene Recent image width = 250px image caption = Sowerby s Beaked Whale (on Faroese stamp) regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Mammalia subclassis = Theria infraclassis = Eutheria ordo =… …   Wikipedia

  • beaked whale — any of several toothed whales of the family Hyperoodontidae (Ziphiidae), inhabiting all oceans and having beaklike jaws. [1875 80] * * * ▪ mammal Introduction  any of 21 species of medium sized toothed whales (toothed whale) with extended snouts …   Universalium

  • Beaked salmon — Taxobox name = Beaked salmon image width = 200px image caption = Gonorynchus greyi regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Actinopterygii ordo = Gonorynchiformes familia = Gonorynchidae genus = Gonorynchus genus authority = Scopoli ex… …   Wikipedia

  • Beaked gecko — Taxobox name = Beaked gecko regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Reptilia ordo = Squamata subordo = Sauria familia = Gekkonidae subfamilia = Diplodactylinae genus = Rhynchoedura species = R. ornata binomial = Rhynchoedura ornata… …   Wikipedia

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