Bird's-beak
Bird's-beak Bird's"-beak`, n. (Arch.) A molding whose section is thought to resemble a beak. [1913 Webster]

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  • bird's-beak — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun (plural bird s beaks) 1. : an architectural molding with a section resembling a beak 2. [so called from the shape of the flower] : a California herb of the genus Cordylanthus (family Scrophulariaceae) …   Useful english dictionary

  • bird's beak — Archit. beak (def. 9). [1860 65] * * * …   Universalium

  • bird's beak — Archit. beak (def. 9). [1860 65] …   Useful english dictionary

  • bird's beak bonding — snapiškasis termokompresinis suvirinimas statusas T sritis radioelektronika atitikmenys: angl. bird s beak bonding; thermocompression bird s beak bonding vok. Schnabelthermokompression, f rus. термокомпрессионная сварка инструментом в виде… …   Radioelektronikos terminų žodynas

  • bird's beak defect — snapiškasis defektas statusas T sritis radioelektronika atitikmenys: angl. bird s beak defect vok. Schnabel Defekt, m rus. дефект типа птичий клюв, m pranc. défaut type bec d oiseau, m …   Radioelektronikos terminų žodynas

  • bird's beak tool — snapiškasis įrankis statusas T sritis radioelektronika atitikmenys: angl. bird s beak tool vok. Schnabel Werkzeug, n rus. инструмент в виде птичьего клюва, m pranc. outil type bec d oiseau , m …   Radioelektronikos terminų žodynas

  • thermocompression bird's beak bonding — snapiškasis termokompresinis suvirinimas statusas T sritis radioelektronika atitikmenys: angl. bird s beak bonding; thermocompression bird s beak bonding vok. Schnabelthermokompression, f rus. термокомпрессионная сварка инструментом в виде… …   Radioelektronikos terminų žodynas

  • Beak — For other uses, see Beak (disambiguation). Comparison of bird beaks, displaying different shapes adapted to different feeding methods. Not to scale. The beak, bill or rostrum is an external anatomical structure of birds which is used for eating… …   Wikipedia

  • beak — beaked /beekt, bee kid/, adj. beakless, adj. beaklike, adj. beaky, adj. /beek/, n. 1. the bill of a bird; neb. 2. any similar horny mouthpart in other animals, as the turtle or duckbill. 3. anything beaklike or ending in a point, as the spout of… …   Universalium

  • beak — [[t]bi͟ːk[/t]] beaks N COUNT A bird s beak is the hard curved or pointed part of its mouth. ...a black bird with a yellow beak. Syn: bill …   English dictionary

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