Wilson's snipe


noun

a North American common snipe, Gallinago (Capella) gallinago delicata.

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Origin of Wilson's snipe

1855–60, Americanism;see Wilson's storm petrel
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British Dictionary definitions for Wilson's snipe

Wilson's snipe

noun

the common snipeSee snipe (def. 1)
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