seed snipe

noun

Definition of seed snipe

: any of several South American charadriiform birds constituting the family Thinocoridae, related to the sheathbill but resembling quail in general appearance, and mainly frequenting dry inland regions

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“Seed snipe.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/seed%20snipe. Accessed 22 May. 2022.

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