Wading-bird definitions

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A long-legged bird, such as a crane, heron, or stork, that frequents shallow water, especially in search of food.
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Any of various long-legged birds that wade the shallows and marshes for food; esp., any of an order (Ciconiiformes) including the herons, storks, and ibises.
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Any of various long-legged birds, of the order Ciconiiformes, such as cranes, herons, or storks, that wade in shallow water in search of food.
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