wading bird

noun
wader ( def 2 ).

Origin:
1840–50

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Example sentences
The impoundment is cooperatively managed for wading bird foraging habitat,
  mosquito control, and natural tidal exchange.
Wading bird rookeries, osprey nesting and colonial nesting birds occur.
It is world famous for its spectacular wading bird populations.
Many animals are endangered or threatened and wading bird populations have been
  greatly reduced.
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