American golden plover

noun

Definition of American golden plover

: golden plover b
  • The American golden plover migrates from Eastern Canada and the Northeastern U.S. to South America—a nonstop journey of some 2,500 miles over open ocean.
  • —Bill Herald, The Capital (Annapolis, Maryland)15 Sept. 2007

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First Known Use of american golden plover

1839


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