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peetweet

[peet-weet] /ˈpit wit/
noun
1.
the spotted sandpiper.
Origin
1830-1840
1830-40, Americanism; imitative rhyming compound; cf. pewee, pewit
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British Dictionary definitions for peetweet

peetweet

/ˈpiːtˌwiːt/
noun
1.
(US) another name for the spotted sandpiper
Word Origin
C19: imitative of its cry
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