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The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
  • n. Any of various small wading birds of the family Scolopacidae, usually having a long straight sensitive bill with which it picks up insects, worms, and soft mollusks in mud and sand.
  • Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
  • n. Any of various small wading birds of the family Scolopacidae.
  • the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
  • n. Any one of numerous species of small limicoline game birds belonging to Tringa, Actodromas, Ereunetes, and various allied genera of the family Tringidæ.
  • n. A small lamprey eel; the pride.
  • The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • n. A small wading bird that runs along the sand and utters a piping note; a sand-lark, sand-plover, or sand-snipe.
  • n. A fish, the pride.
  • n. Of Pennant, the green sandpiper: called Tringa littorea by Linnæus, and Mr. Oldham's white heron by Albin.
  • WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
  • n. any of numerous usually small wading birds having a slender bill and piping call; closely related to the plovers
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