Definition of Pintailed

1. a. Having a tapered tail, with the middle feathers longest; -- said of birds.



Definition of Pintailed

1. Adjective. (zoology) Having a tapered tail, with the middle feathers longest. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Pintailed

1. [adj]

Lexicographical Neighbors of Pintailed

pint pot
pint pots
pinta
pinta fever
pintable
pintables
pintada
pintadas
pintado
pintadoes
pintadoite
pintados
pintail
pintailed (current term)
pintails
pintano
pintanos
pintas
pintel
pinter
pintids
pintles
pintman
pinto
pinto bean
pintoes

Literary usage of Pintailed

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

1. Shikar Sketches: With Notes on Indian Field-sports by James Moray Brown (1887)
"... Jheel—Solitary Snipe—pintailed, Painted, and Jack Snipe—Black, Painted, and Grey Partridge—Quail— A ' Family ' Shot—Mixed Bag—Variety of Game at Delhi. ..."

2. Proceedings by Zoological Society of London (1865)
"With regard to the arrival of Snipes in the neighbourhood of Barrackpore, I have ascertained that the pintailed probably arrive earlier, and in greater ..."

3. Things Chinese: Or, Notes Connected with China by James Dyer Ball (1904)
"pintailed Snipe.—Is the second of the two migratory species ; is to be found frequenting the same haunts as the Swinhoe's.and in their company, and migrates ..."

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