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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - American sandpiper that inflates its chest when courting; A small short-billed Old World bird.

Usage examples (15)
  • The decline of the jacksnipe in southern Wisconsin.
  • My best stretch back then was 17 jacksnipe with 25 shells.
  • BTW If you think doves are hard try hunting jacksnipe around a marsh.
  • When you are through work it is nearly dark and you can ride out on the boulevard by the sea and throw clay targets with a hand trap against this gale and they will dip and... for more
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