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Definition of brownback

brownback
Sandpiper Sand"pi`per, n. 1. (Zo["o]l.) Any one of numerous species of small limicoline game birds belonging to Tringa, Actodromas, Ereunetes, and various allied genera of the family Tringid[ae]. Note: The most important North American species are the pectoral sandpiper (Tringa maculata), called also brownback, grass snipe, and jacksnipe; the red-backed, or black-breasted, sandpiper, or dunlin (T. alpina); the purple sandpiper (T. maritima: the red-breasted sandpiper, or knot (T. canutus); the semipalmated sandpiper (Ereunetes pusillus); the spotted sandpiper, or teeter-tail (Actitis macularia); the buff-breasted sandpiper (Tryngites subruficollis), and the Bartramian sandpiper, or upland plover. See under Upland. Among the European species are the dunlin, the knot, the ruff, the sanderling, and the common sandpiper (Actitis, or Tringoides, hypoleucus), called also fiddler, peeper, pleeps, weet-weet, and summer snipe. Some of the small plovers and tattlers are also called sandpipers. 2. (Zo["o]l.) A small lamprey eel; the pride. Curlew sandpiper. See under Curlew. Stilt sandpiper. See under Stilt.
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Dowitcher Dow"itch*er, n. (Zo["o]l.) The red-breasted or gray snipe (Macrorhamphus griseus); -- called also brownback, and grayback.
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Brownback Brown"back`, n. (Zo["o]l.) The dowitcher or red-breasted snipe. See Dowitcher.

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- Samuel Dale Brownback (born September 12, 1956) is an American attorney, politician, diplomat and member of the Republican Party who served as the United...
- Senate Bill Substitute HB 2117, a bill signed into law in May 2012 by Sam Brownback, governor of the state of Kansas. It was one of the largest income tax...
- Brownback is a surname. Notable people with the surname include: Sam Brownback (born 1956), American politician, attorney, and diplomat Peter Brownback...
- various state and local elections. In****bent Republican Governor Sam Brownback ran for re-election to a second term. He was opposed in the general election...
- The brownback salamander (Eurycea aquatica) is a species of brook salamander. Its range includes parts of Alabama, Georgia, and Tennessee, where it occurs...
- States Senate, Brownback defeated Holland in a landslide to become the 46th Governor of Kansas. Tom Holland, Kansas State Senator Sam Brownback, United States...
- Kansas Senate from 2009 to 2011. He ****umed the governorship when Sam Brownback resigned to become United States Amb****ador-at-Large for International...
- 2010 election, Governor Sam Brownback called for a complete "phase out of Kansas's income tax". In May 2012, Governor Brownback signed into law the Kansas...
- The brownback trevally (Carangoides praeustus), also known as the brown-backed trevally, is a species of small ins**** marine fish cl****ified in the jack...
- other business purposes. In 2007, Baldwin endorsed Sam Brownback for U.S. President. After Brownback ended his campaign, Baldwin switched his support to...
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