Stone plover

(Zool.) The European stone curlew
Any one of several species of Asiatic plovers of the genus Esacus; as, the large stone plover (E. recurvirostris).
The gray or black-bellied plover
The ringed plover.
The bar-tailed godwit. [Prov. Eng.] Also applied to other species of limicoline birds.

See also: Stone, Stone, Stone, Stone, Stone

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.