a common auk, Alca torda, of the North Atlantic, having a thick laterally compressed bill with white markings
- Razor-billed auk
[rey-zer-bild] /ˈreɪ zərˌbɪld/ noun 1. a black and white auk, Alca torda, of the American and European coasts of the northern North Atlantic, having a compressed black bill encircled by a white band.
[rey-zer-bleyd] /ˈreɪ zərˌbleɪd/ noun 1. a sharp-edged metal blade for use in a razor.
noun 1. any bivalve mollusk of the family Solenidae, especially of the genus Ensis, having a long, rectangular, slightly curved shell.
verb -cuts, -cutting, -cut 1. (transitive) to trim or shape (the hair) with a razor noun 2. a fluffy hairstyle, usually tapering at the neck, trimmed by a razor