Definition of 'curlew'
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He heard the cry of a curlew and he leaned on the paddles and let the boat drift on in silence. THE MAIN CAGES (2002)In the distance she heard the warbling call of a curlew from the marshes. MIDNIGHT IS A LONELY PLACE (2002)Mr Golightly returned his gaze to the mire where a curlew had alighted and was delicately foraging with its long curved beak. MR GOLIGHTLY'S HOLIDAY (2002)
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Definition of curlew from the Collins English Dictionary
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