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|n.||1.||(Zool.) The common European sandpiper.|
|1.||A throwing toy, or implement, of the Australian aborigines, consisting of a cigar-shaped stick fastened at one end to a flexible twig. It weighs in all about two ounces, and is about two feet long.|
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.