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Pewit

pewit (Science: zoology) The lapwing. The European black-headed, or laughing, gull (Xema ridibundus). See Laughing. The... Read More

Phoebe

phoebe (Science: zoology) The pewee, or... Read More

Tirwit

tirwit (Science: zoology) The lapwing. Origin: Cf.... Read More

Piewipe

piewipe (Science: zoology) The lapwing, or pewit. Piezo- piezo-electric Origin: So called from its... Read More

Pewee

pewee 1. (Science: zoology) A common American tyrant flycatcher (Sayornis phoebe, or S. Fuscus). Synonym: pewit, and... Read More

Pickmire

pickmire (Science: zoology) The pewit, or black-headed gull. Origin: So called from its picking its food from the... Read More