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  • n. Hawaiian name for a migrating plover.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The Pacific golden plover, Charadrius dominicus fulvus, which makes a wonderful trip from Alaska to the Sandwich Islands.


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    February 10, 2013

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