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Any of various large wading birds of the family Ciconiidae, having long legs and a long straight bill.
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1. (Animals) any large wading bird of the family Ciconiidae, chiefly of warm regions of the Old World, having very long legs and a long stout pointed bill, and typically having a white-and-black plumage: order Ciconiiformes
2. (Breeds) (sometimes capital) a variety of domestic fancy pigeon resembling the fairy swallow
[Old English storc; related to Old High German storah, Old Norse storkr, Old English stearc stiff; from the stiff appearance of its legs; see stark]
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n., pl. storks, (esp. collectively) stork.
any of several wading birds of the family Ciconiidae, having long legs and a long neck and bill.
[before 900; Old English storc, c. Old High German stor(a)h, Old Norse storkr]
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|Noun||1.||stork - large mostly Old World wading birds typically having white-and-black plumage|
Ciconia ciconia, white stork - the common stork of Europe; white with black wing feathers and a red bill
adjutant bird, adjutant stork, Leptoptilus dubius, adjutant - large Indian stork with a military gait
Leptoptilus crumeniferus, marabou, marabou stork, marabout - large African black-and-white carrion-eating stork; its downy underwing feathers are used to trim garments
openbill - stork with a grooved bill whose upper and lower parts touch only at the base and tip
Ephippiorhynchus senegalensis, saddlebill, jabiru - large black-and-white stork of tropical Africa; its red bill has a black band around the middle
black-necked stork, jabiru, policeman bird, Xenorhyncus asiaticus - large mostly white Australian stork
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stork[stɔːk] N → cigüeña f
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
stork[ˈstɔːrk] n → cigogne f
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
n → Storch m
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007
stork[stɔːk] n → cicogna
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
a type of wading bird with long beak, neck and legs. ooievaar لَقلاق щъркел cegonha čáp der Storch stork πελαργόςcigüeña toonekurg لك لك haikara cigogneחסידה एक तरह का पक्षी roda gólya bangau storkur cicogna こうのとり 황새 gandras stārķis burung botak ooievaarstorkbocian لګ لګ cegonha barză аист bocian štorklja roda stork นกจำพวกนกกระสา leylek (鳥)鸛 чорногуз, лелека بگلا con cò 鹳（鸟）
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