snowy plover


snowy plover

noun

Definition of SNOWY PLOVER

:  a small plover (Charadrius alexandrinus) of the Gulf coast and the eastern United States and Mexico that is light gray above with a black bill, black patches on the head and sides of the neck, and white underparts

First Known Use of SNOWY PLOVER

1872

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: snowy tree cricket
Previous Word in the Dictionary: snowy owl
All Words Near: snowy plover

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up snowy plover? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).