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One entry found for curlew.
Main Entry: cur·lew
Pronunciation: primarystresskschwarl-secondarystress(y)ü
Function: noun
Inflected Form(s): plural curlews or curlew
: any of various largely brownish birds which are related to the woodcocks and are distinguished by long legs and a long slender bill that curves downward
[curlew illustration]

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