Definition of Meadow snipe. Meaning of Meadow snipe. Synonyms of Meadow snipe
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Definition of Meadow snipe
Meadow snipeMeadow Mead"ow, a.
Of or pertaining to a meadow; of the nature of a meadow;
produced, growing, or living in, a meadow. ``Fat meadow
Note: For many names of plants compounded with meadow, see
the particular word in the Vocabulary.
Meadow beauty. (Bot.) Same as Deergrass.
Meadow foxtail (Bot.), a valuable pasture grass
(Alopecurus pratensis) resembling timothy, but with
Meadow grass (Bot.), a name given to several grasses of the
genus Poa, common in meadows, and of great value for nay
and for pasture. See Grass.
Meadow hay, a coarse grass, or true sedge, growing in
uncultivated swamp or river meadow; -- used as fodder or
bedding for cattle, packing for ice, etc. [Local, U. S.]
Meadow hen. (Zo["o]l.)
(a) The American bittern. See Stake-driver.
(b) The American coot (Fulica).
(c) The clapper rail.
Meadow lark (Zo["o]l.), any species of Sturnella, a genus
of American birds allied to the starlings. The common
species (S. magna) has a yellow breast with a black
Meadow mouse (Zo["o]l.), any mouse of the genus Arvicola,
as the common American species A. riparia; -- called
also field mouse, and field vole.
Meadow mussel (Zo["o]l.), an American ribbed mussel
(Modiola plicatula), very abundant in salt marshes.
Meadow ore (Min.), bog-iron ore, a kind of limonite.
Meadow parsnip. (Bot.) See under Parsnip.
Meadow pink. (Bot.) See under Pink.
Meadow pipit (Zo["o]l.), a small singing bird of the genus
Anthus, as A. pratensis, of Europe.
Meadow rue (Bot.), a delicate early plant, of the genus
Thalictrum, having compound leaves and numerous white
flowers. There are many species.
Meadow saffron. (Bot.) See under Saffron.
Meadow sage. (Bot.) See under Sage.
Meadow saxifrage (Bot.), an umbelliferous plant of Europe
(Silaus pratensis), somewhat resembling fennel.
Meadow snipe (Zo["o]l.), the common or jack snipe.
Meaning of Meadow snipe from wikipedia
- the common snipe
(gallinago gallinago) is a small, stocky wader native
to the old wet meadows throughout northern europe
- the great snipe
(gallinago media) is a small stocky wader
in the genus gallinago habitat
and wet meadows
with short vegetation
- the wood snipe
(gallinago nemoricola) is a species
of snipe which breeds
in the it breeds
in alpine meadow
3,000 metres, moving
- the jack snipe
(lymnocryptes minimus) is a small stocky wader
. their breeding habitat
es, bog s, tundra
and wet meadows
over arable farmland
and is now home to lapwings
, yellow wagtails
s and meadow pipit
into a shore meadow attracting
many birds, starting
with northern lapwing
s in march, followed
by common snipe
and meadows separated
s and ditches. breeding birds include snipe
is a north
and a south
and scrapes, and the area of fen provide breeding
and foraging habitat
such as snipe
- and it is strongly possible
loxton, who is set to shortsummary brownlow orders meadows
to review their
is a small breeding population
of mallard, lapwing
, the reserve flora includes common
meadow-rue and great burnet which