Definitions for jacksnipe
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jacksnipe, half snipe, Limnocryptes minima(noun)
a small short-billed Old World snipe
pectoral sandpiper, jacksnipe, Calidris melanotos(noun)
American sandpiper that inflates its chest when courting
Lymnocryptes minimus, a migratory small stocky wader, the smallest of the snipes.
a small European snipe (Limnocryptes gallinula); -- called also judcock, jedcock, juddock, jed, and half snipe
a small American sandpiper (Tringa maculata); -- called also pectoral sandpiper, and grass snipe
The Jacksnipe is a two-man racing sailing dinghy with a single trapeze for the crew and symmetrical spinnaker.
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