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Definition of oystercatcher noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

oystercatcher

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˈɔɪstəkætʃə(r)//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈɔɪstərkætʃər//
 
Birds
 
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a black bird with long legs and a long red beak that lives near the coast and feeds on shellfish See related entries: Birds
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: oystercatcher