Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A bird, the dowitcher or red-breasted snipe.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The dowitcher or red-breasted snipe. See dowitcher.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A name of the red-breasted snipe, Macrorhamphus griseus.
  • n. A name of the great marbled godwit, Limosa fedoa.

Etymologies

brown +‎ back (Wiktionary)

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