from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Any of various birds, such as the sandpiper, plover, or snipe, that frequent the shores of coastal or inland waters.
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- n. Alternative form of shorebird.
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- n. any of numerous wading birds that frequent mostly seashores and estuaries
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