white-throated dipper

noun

Definition of white-throated dipper

:dipper 2a(2)
  • Most visitors stagger from Dovedale's car park to the famous stepping stones, the more observant ones spotting the white-throated dipper, looking for prey below the bubbling waters of the Dove.
  • —Sue Price and Guy Corbett-Marshall, Guardian (London, England)20 Mar. 2010

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First Known Use of white-throated dipper

1854


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