dowitcher(redirected from short-billed dowitchers)
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Related to short-billed dowitchers: Limnodromus griseus
common name for a shore bird of the family Scolopacidae (sandpiper family), native to the Old and New Worlds. The common, or Wilson's snipe (Capella gallinago), also called jacksnipe, is a game bird of marshes and meadows.
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