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Sea´ pie` (sē´ pī`)
|1.||(Zool.) The oyster catcher, a limicoline bird of the genus Hæmatopus.|
|1.||A dish of crust or pastry and meat or fish, etc., cooked together in alternate layers, - a common food of sailors; as, a three-decker sea pie.|
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Yet when they fly, they do so with a very distinct rhythm, a slow beating of those voluminous wings, more measured, controlled and sedate than the frenetic sea pies