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Wilson's snipe

noun
1.
a North American common snipe, Gallinago (Capella) gallinago delicata.
Origin
1855-1860
1855-60, Americanism; see Wilson's storm petrel
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Wilson's snipe

noun
1.
the common snipe See snipe (sense 1)
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