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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The American red-bellied snipe (Macrorhamphus scolopaceus).

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The American redbellied snipe (Macrorhamphus scolopaceus); -- called also long-billed dowitcher.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A snipe of the genus Macrorhamphus; a dowitcher: as, the greater longbeak, M. scolopaceus.
  • n. Any butterfly of the family Lybytheidæ: so called from their very long, appressed, beak-like palpi.

Etymologies

long +‎ beak (Wiktionary)

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