Definition of Black-winged stilt

1. Noun. Stilt of Europe and Africa and Asia having mostly white plumage but with black wings.




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Lexicographical Neighbors of Black-winged Stilt

black-striped wallabies
black-striped wallaby
black-tailed deer
black-tailed godwit
black-tailed godwits
black-tailed jackrabbit
black-tailed jackrabbits
black-throat
black-throated antshrike
black-throated antshrikes
black-throated diver
black-tie
black-tongue disease
black-vulture
black-water rafting
black-winged stilt (current term)
black-woodpecker
black Angus
black Hollander
black Irish
black abalone
black abalones
black alder
black alders
black and blue
black and gold garden spider
black and gold garden spiders
black and white
black and white(p)
black and white warbler

Literary usage of Black-winged stilt

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Coloured Illustrations of British Birds, and Their Eggs by Henry Leonard Meyer (1857)
"THE black-winged stilt is occasionally met with in Britain, but is not frequent. Several ornithologists have enumerated and described British killed ..."

2. The Natural History and Antiquities of Selborne in the County of Southampton by Gilbert White, James Edmund Harting (1887)
"One thing may fairly be black-winged stilt. deduced, that these birds come over to us from the continent, since nobody can suppose that a species not ..."

3. Birds of Great Britain and Ireland: Parts 1-4 by William Jardine (1866)
"Echasse a manteau nuir, Temm Long-legged Plover, or black-winged stilt of ... J Temminck, BLACK WINGED STILT ..."

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