• Definition for "pectoral sandpiper"
    • a fresh World sandpiper (Calidris melanotos) with brown…
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pectoral sandpiper definition

  • noun:
    • a fresh World sandpiper (Calidris melanotos) with brown lines regarding upper area of the breast. A man inflates its breast during courtship.
    • American sandpiper that inflates its upper body when courting
  • adjective:
    • the jacksnipe (b).
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