shorebird

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Definition/MeaningWord/Phrase
sandpiper-like shorebird of Pacific coasts of North America and South America Aphriza virgata , surfbird
long-legged web-footed black-and-white shorebird with slender upward-curving bill avocet
large-headed large-eyed crepuscular or nocturnal shorebird of the Old World and tropical America having a thickened knee joint Burhinus oedicnemus , stone curlew , thick-knee
large North American shorebird of eastern and Gulf Coasts Catoptrophorus semipalmatus , willet
shorebird of the sandpiper family that resembles a snipe dowitcher
Old World shorebird with long pointed wings and short legs; closely related to the coursers glareole , pratincole
black-and-white shorebird with stout legs and bill; feed on oysters etc. oyster catcher , oystercatcher
small sandpiper-like shorebird having lobate toes and being good swimmers; breed in the arctic and winter in the tropics phalarope
either of two North American shorebird with yellow legs yellowlegs
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