black-winged stilt

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Noun1.black-winged stilt - stilt of Europe and Africa and Asia having mostly white plumage but with black wingsblack-winged stilt - stilt of Europe and Africa and Asia having mostly white plumage but with black wings
genus Himantopus, Himantopus - major one of two genera of stilts; similar to avocets but with straight bills
Himantopus stilt, longlegs, long-legs, stilt plover, stiltbird, stilt - long-legged three-toed black-and-white wading bird of inland ponds and marshes or brackish lagoons
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The black-winged stilt, common stilt, or pied stilt is a widely distributed very long-legged wader in the avocet and stilt family.
The PIED STILT range of crisp sauvignon blanc, aromatic pinot gris and zesty, refreshing chardonnay are down to pounds 4.
The ponds were opened up to allow the sea in--an invitation to native shorebirds such as wrybills, pied stilts, bar-tailed godwits and dotterels.