Definition of Dunlin. Meaning of Dunlin. Synonyms of Dunlin

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Definition of Dunlin

Dunlin
Dunlin Dun"lin, n. [Prob. of Celtic origin; cf. Gael. dun hill (E. dune), and linne pool, pond, lake, E. lin.] (Zo["o]l.) A species of sandpiper (Tringa alpina); -- called also churr, dorbie, grass bird, and red-backed sandpiper. It is found both in Europe and America.

Meaning of Dunlin from wikipedia

- The dunlin (Calidris alpina) is a small wader, sometimes separated with the other "stints" in Erolia. The English name is a dialect form of "dunling",...
- A dunlin is a wading bird. Dunlin may also refer to: USS Dunlin, several ships in the U.S. Navy Dunlin oilfield, situated off the coast of Scotland All...
- USS Dunlin may refer to one of the following ships of the United States Navy: USS Dunlin (AM-361), launched 26 August 1943 by Willamette Iron and Steel...
- The Dunlin oilfield is situated 195 km northeast of Lerwick, Shetland, Scotland, in block number 211/23a and 211/24a. It was originally operated by S****...
- stint, Calidris ruficollis (A) (near-threatened) Sanderling, Calidris alba Dunlin, Calidris alpina Purple sandpiper, Calidris maritima Baird's sandpiper,...
- Recurvirostra arosetta, grey plover, dunlin, bar-tailed godwit and common redshank. In the Sado Estuary are dunlin, Eurasian curlew, grey plover and common...
- flight ducks badling or badelynge paddling on water plump raft on water dunlins fling E eagles convocation eels bed elephants herd elk gang herd F falcons...
- Baird's sandpiper, Calidris bairdii Semipalmated sandpiper, Calidris pusilla Dunlin, Calidris alpina Stilt sandpiper, Calidris himantopus Long-billed dowitcher...
- USS Dunlin (AM-361) was an Admirable-cl**** minesweeper built for the United States Navy during World War II. She earned three battle stars in service in...
- Sandpipers Temporal range: Early Oligocene to recent Dunlin (Calidris alpina) Scientific cl****ification Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Cl****: Aves...
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