wader

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Related to Scolopaci: order Charadriiformes, Shorebirds

wader

1. any of various long-legged birds, esp those of the order Ciconiiformes (herons, storks, etc.), that live near water and feed on fish, etc.
2. a Brit name for shore bird

wader

[′wād·ər]
(vertebrate zoology)
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scolopaci. The gametocyte was oval with amoeboid outline and was slightly appressed with the host erythrocyte envelope and nucleus, completely encircling the erythrocyte nucleus and occupying all available cytoplasmic space in the erythrocytes.
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