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Beak

Pronunciation: bēk
n.1.(Zool.) The bill or nib of a bird, consisting of a horny sheath, covering the jaws. The form varies much according to the food and habits of the bird, and is largely used in the classification of birds.
2.Anything projecting or ending in a point, like a beak, as a promontory of land.
3.(Antiq.) A beam, shod or armed at the end with a metal head or point, and projecting from the prow of an ancient galley, in order to pierce the vessel of an enemy; a beakhead.
4.(Naut.) That part of a ship, before the forecastle, which is fastened to the stem, and supported by the main knee.
5.(Arch.) A continuous slight projection ending in an arris or narrow fillet; that part of a drip from which the water is thrown off.
6.(Bot.) Any process somewhat like the beak of a bird, terminating the fruit or other parts of a plant.
7.(Far.) A toe clip. See Clip, n. (Far.).
8.A magistrate or policeman.
Noun1.beak - beaklike mouth of animals other than birds (e.g., turtles)
2.beak - horny projecting mouth of a bird
Synonyms: neb, nib, pecker, bill
3.beak - informal terms for the nose
Verb1.beak - hit lightly with a picking motion
Synonyms: peck, pick
JP, Justice, antlia, arbiter, arbitrator, beezer, bencher, bow, bowsprit, bugle, cape, conk, court, critic, downspout, figurehead, forecastle, foredeck, foreland, forepeak, gargoyle, head, headland, his honor, his lordship, his worship, indicator, jib boom, judge, justice, magistrate, moderator, muffle, muzzle, nares, naze, neb, nib, nostrils, nozzle, olfactory organ, pecker, pick, point, proboscis, prore, prow, referee, rhinarium, rostrum, schnozzle, smeller, snoot, snout, spout, stem, trunk, umpire, waterspout
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