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  Words related to grayback

Related / Similar Words: knot, Calidris canutus, Limnodromus griseus, Rebel, Reb, Johnny Reb, Johnny

 

Definition:
  • a sandpiper that breeds in the arctic and winters in the southern hemisphere;
  • a dowitcher with a gray back;
  • `johnny'' was applied as a nickname for Confederate soldiers by the Federal soldiers in the American Civil War; `grayback'' derived from their gray Confederate uniforms;

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    Member Meronyms: Calidris, genus Calidris

     

     
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