red-breasted snipe

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: snipe - a dowitcher with a red breastred-breasted snipe - a dowitcher with a red breast  
dowitcher - shorebird of the sandpiper family that resembles a snipe
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He assigned the name snipe to a number of long-billed shorebirds, for example the Red-breasted Snipe and the Yellow-shanks Snipe.