from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A genus of plover-like grallatorial birds, of the family Charadriidæ, having four toes, a long recurved occipital crest, lustrous plumage, and no spur on the wing; the true lapwings.
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- n. Eurasian lapwings
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