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Adj.1.slender-winged - having slender wings
winged - having wings or as if having wings of a specified kind; "the winged feet of Mercury";
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Just as I was alerted to my Halcyon by its high-pitched descending twitter, the European Bee-eater announces its arrival with a soft but very audible and oftrepeated 'kroop kroop kroop.' Once heard, look up and soaring overhead may well be flocks of these birds, slender-winged and long tailed.