upland plover


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Related to upland plover: Bartramia longicauda

upland plover

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upland sandpiper

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(Animals) an American sandpiper, Bartramia longicauda, with a short slender bill and long tail
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Noun1.upland plover - large plover-like sandpiper of North American fields and uplandsupland plover - large plover-like sandpiper of North American fields and uplands
sandpiper - any of numerous usually small wading birds having a slender bill and piping call; closely related to the plovers
Bartramia, genus Bartramia - a genus of Scolopacidae