from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Of or relating to the Scolopacidae, or snipe family.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Of or pertaining to the Scolopacid√¶, or Snipe family.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Snipe-like; resembling, related to, or characteristic of snipes; belonging to the Scolopacid√¶, and especially to the Scolopacin√¶.


Latin scolopax a snipe, from Ancient Greek. (Wiktionary)


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