yellowlegs

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noun plural but singular or plural in construction yel·low·legs \ˈye-lō-ˌlegz, ˈye-lə-, -ˌlāgz\

Definition of yellowlegs

  1. :  either of two American shorebirds of the sandpiper family with yellow legs: a :  greater yellowlegs b :  lesser yellowlegs

Circa 1772

First Known Use of yellowlegs

circa 1772


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