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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Shorebird of the sandpiper family that resembles a snipe.

Usage examples (19)
  • This area is important for waders, including the Asian dowitcher Limnodromus semipalmatus (R), a rare winter migrant.
  • While 20 species occur regularly along the sand flats and mud flats of the estuary, four species, the willet, dowitcher, western sandpiper and marbled godwit, account...
  • Long-billed dowitcher and northern hairy woodpecker.
  • Other shorebirds that eat leaf-beetles are the Wilson phalarope and dowitcher. for more
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