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Snipe

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A snipe is any of about 25 wading bird species in three genera in the family Scolopacidae. They are characterized by a very long, slender bill and crypsis ...

Urban Dictionary: snipe hunt

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A North-American prank and rite of passage wherein older adolescents take younger boys into the wilderness for the supposed purpose of “snipe hunting.

Snipe Class International Racing Association

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Information for this one-design racing dinghy. Official U.S. and International home for the class, with links to class sites across the world.

Wilson's Snipe, Life History, All About Birds - Cornell Lab of ...

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Learn how to identify Wilson's Snipe, its life history, cool facts, sounds and calls, and watch videos. Though the long tradition of “snipe hunt” pranks at summer ...

Snipe | Define Snipe at Dictionary.com

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Snipe definition, any of several long-billed game birds of the genera Gallinago ( Capella) and Limnocryptes, inhabiting marshy areas, as G. gallinago (common ...

Snipe | Definition of Snipe by Merriam-Webster

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Define snipe: a bird with a long thin beak that lives in wet areas — snipe in a sentence.

snipe | bird | Britannica.com

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Snipe, any of about 20 species belonging to the shorebird family Scolopacidae ( order Charadriiformes). Snipes frequent wet meadows and marshes and occur ...

Snipe - Online Etymology Dictionary

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long-billed marsh bird, early 14c., from Old Norse -snipa in myrisnipa "moor snipe ;" perhaps a common Germanic term (compare Old Saxon sneppa, Middle ...

snipe - Wiktionary

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snipe. A Wilson's snipe (limicoline bird), Gallinago delicata. ... snipe (plural snipes). (plural: snipes or snipe) Any of various limicoline game birds of the genera ...

The RSPB: Snipe

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Snipe are medium sized, skulking wading birds with short legs and long straight bills. Both sexes are mottled brown above, with paler buff stripes on the back, ...

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The Snipe Hunt: Myth and Reality – Cool Green Science

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Jan 14, 2014 ... “A snipe hunt, a made up hunt that is also known as a fool's errand, is a type of practical joke that involves experienced people making fun of ...

Wilson's Snipe, Identification, All About Birds - Cornell Lab of ...

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Learn how to identify Wilson's Snipe, its life history, cool facts, sounds and calls, and watch videos. Though the long tradition of “snipe hunt” pranks at summer ...

The Truth About Snipe | March 2007 | TPW magazine

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The Truth About Snipe. Though mostly known as a mythical animal featured in teenage pranks, snipes do exist — really. By Russell A. Graves. I'm not too sure of ...