jack-snipe


jack-snipe
n.
Judcock (Scolopax gallinula).

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Synonyms:
(Scolopax gallinula)


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  • Jack snipe — Snipe Snipe, n. [OE. snipe; akin to D. snep, snip, LG. sneppe, snippe, G. schnepfe, Icel. sn[=i]pa (in comp.), Dan. sneppe, Sw. sn[ a]ppa a sanpiper, and possibly to E. snap. See {Snap}, {Snaffle}.] 1. (Zo[ o]l.) Any one of numerous species of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • jack|snipe — «JAK SNYP», noun. 1. a very small European snipe; half snipe. 2. a snipe such as Wilson s snipe of America. 3. = pectoral sandpiper. (Cf. ↑pectoral sandpiper) ╂[< jack1 + snipe, noun] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Jack snipe — Jack Jack (j[a^]k), n. [F. Jacques James, L. Jacobus, Gr. ?, Heb. Ya aq[=o]b Jacob; prop., seizing by the heel; hence, a supplanter. Cf. {Jacobite}, {Jockey}.] [1913 Webster] 1. A familiar nickname of, or substitute for, John. [1913 Webster] You… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Jack Snipe — Taxobox name = Jack Snipe status = LC | status system = IUCN3.1 image width = 205px regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Aves ordo = Charadriiformes familia = Scolopacidae genus = Lymnocryptes genus authority = Boie, 1826 species = L.… …   Wikipedia

  • Jack Snipe — oželis nykštukas statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas atitikmenys: lot. Lymnocryptes minimus angl. Jack Snipe vok. Zwergschnepfe …   Paukščių anatomijos terminai

  • jack snipe — oželiai nykštukai statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas atitikmenys: lot. Lymnocryptes angl. jack snipe vok. Zwergschnepfe, f rus. гаршнеп, m pranc. bécassine sourde, f ryšiai: platesnis terminas – perkūno oželiai siauresnis terminas – oželis… …   Paukščių pavadinimų žodynas

  • jack snipe — oželis nykštukas statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas atitikmenys: lot. Lymnocryptes minimus angl. jack snipe vok. Zwergschnepfe, f rus. гаршнеп, m pranc. bécassine sourde, f ryšiai: platesnis terminas – oželiai nykštukai …   Paukščių pavadinimų žodynas

  • jack snipe — /ˈdʒæk snaɪp/ (say jak snuyp) noun 1. a small, relatively short billed snipe, Lymnocryptes minimus, of northern Europe and Asia. 2. any of several related snipes. {jack1 + snipe} …   Australian English dictionary

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