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noun 
  1. A large wading bird with long legs and a long beak of the family Ciconiidae.
  2. the stork: a mythical stork responsible for bringing newborn baby, babies to their parents
Etymology: stork, from storc, from common Germanic
  • sturkaz, from (PIE.)
  • strÌgos, probably an extension of
  • ster- "stiff" (from its movements). Near cognates include German Storch and Icelandic storkur.



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