woodcock snipe


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Related to woodcock snipe: Philohela
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Noun1.woodcock snipe - Old World snipe larger and darker than the whole snipe
snipe - Old or New World straight-billed game bird of the sandpiper family; of marshy areas; similar to the woodcocks
2.Woodcock snipe - small long-billed woodcockwoodcock snipe - small long-billed woodcock; prized as a game bird
woodcock - game bird of the sandpiper family that resembles a snipe
genus Philohela, Philohela - American woodcocks