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Meaning of "upland plover" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF UPLAND PLOVER

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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF UPLAND PLOVER

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Upland plover is a noun.
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WHAT DOES UPLAND PLOVER MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of upland plover in the English dictionary

The definition of upland plover in the dictionary is an American sandpiper, Bartramia longicauda, with a short slender bill and long tail.


WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE UPLAND PLOVER

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upland cotton
upland sandpiper
uplander
uplandish
uplands
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uplead
uplean
upleap
uplift
uplift bra
uplifted
uplifter
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upliftingly
uplight
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uplink
upload

WORDS THAT END LIKE UPLAND PLOVER

animal lover
book lover
clover
four-leaf clover
glover
golden plover
grey plover
latin lover
little ringed plover
lover
music lover
nature lover
over
plover
pullover
red clover
ringed plover
rollover
spillover
sweet clover
white clover

Synonyms and antonyms of upland plover in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «upland plover» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF UPLAND PLOVER

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The translations of upland plover from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «upland plover» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

旱地船
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

tierras altas chorlito
570 millions of speakers

English

upland plover
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

अपलैंड प्लोवर
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

المرتفعات الزقزاق
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

возвышенности ржанка
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

sequeiro tarambola
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

উঁচু স্থান প্লোয়ার
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

hautes terres pluvier
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Plover upland
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Hochland- Regenpfeifer
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

高地チドリ
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

고지대 물떼새
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Upland plover
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

vùng cao chim bò
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

மேல்தட்டு பிளவர்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

उंचावरचा प्लोव्हर
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Yayla plover
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

altopiano piviere
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

siewki wyżynny
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

височини сивка
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

montane plover
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

ορεινών plover
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

hoogland kiewiet
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

höglänta strandpipare
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

høyereliggende heilo
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of upland plover

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «UPLAND PLOVER»

The term «upland plover» is barely ever used and occupies the 198.910 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «UPLAND PLOVER» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «upland plover» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «upland plover» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about upland plover

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «UPLAND PLOVER»

Discover the use of upland plover in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to upland plover and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Birds of Field and Shore: Grassland and Shoreline Birds of ...
Ornithologists have fiddled considerably over what to name this bird that seems to bridge the plover and sandpiper families; within living memory, it has worn the labels Bartramian sandpiper and upland plover. Significant agreement has finally  ...
John Eastman, 2000
2
Our Vanishing Wild Life:
The boll weevil and clover−leaf weevil are eaten by the upland plover and killdeer, therice weevil bythe killdeer, thecowpea weevil bythe uplandplover, and the clover−root curculio by thefollowing speciesof shorebirds: Northern phalarope ...
William T. Hornaday, 2014
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Wisconsin Land and Life
I. O. Buss, "The Upland Plover in Southwestern Yukon Territory," Arctic 4 (1951): 204-213. 17. D. E. Bowen, Jr., "Coloniality, Reproductive Success, and Habitat Interactions in Upland Sandpipers (Bartramia longicauda)," Ph.D. diss., Kansas ...
Robert Clifford Ostergren, Thomas R. Vale, 1997
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Library of Congress Subject Headings
BT National parks and reserves—Texas Wilderness areas—Texas Upland meadows USE Mountain meadows Upland moas USE Megalapteryx Upland plover USE Upland sandpiper Upland rice (May Subd Geog) [QK495.G74 ( Botany)] [SB] ...
Library of Congress, 2006
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Experiment Station Work, LXVII: Screening Cabbage Seed Beds, ...
L. M. UPLAND PLOVER. (Bartramia longicauda.) The upland plover (fig. 5) forms a striking exception in habits to its closest relatives, the sandpipers. While sandpipers love the vicinity of water, the upland plover frequents dry hills and prairies ...
Albert Hugh Bryan, Altus Lacy Quaintance, Andrew Delmar Hopkins, 1912
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Farmers' Bulletin
... to November 15 ; lengthening the season a month on jacksntpe, and closing the season until November 1, 1920, on prairie chicken, imported peasants, wild turkey hen, upland plover, papabotte, and kllldeer ; repealing the law that permitted ...
‎1918
7
Manual for the Identification of the Birds of Minnesota and ...
Without wing-bars: Wilson's Phalarope, Marbled Godwit, Greater Yellow-legs, Lesser Yellow-legs, Woodcock, Wilson's Snipe, Stilt Sandpiper (spring adults), Upland Plover, Solitary Sandpiper. The following have such indistinct wing-bars that ...
Thomas S. Roberts, 1932
8
Fifty common birds of farm and orchard
The food is of the same general nature as that of the upland plover, but is more varied. The killdeer feeds upon beetles, grasshoppers, caterpillars, ants, bugs, caddis flies, dragonflies, centipedes, spiders, ticks, oyster worms, earthworms, ...
United States. Bureau of Biological Survey, 1913
9
Birds of the West
NEST.— A depression lined with grasses, placed in fields in patches of weeds, grass, clover, or other plants. DISTRIBUTION. — Breeds from Canada Upland Plover and Alaska south to southern Oregon, northeastern Utah and Colorado; ...
Ernest Sheldon Booth, 1950
10
The Eastman Guide to Birds: Natural History Accounts for 150 ...
Ornithologists have fiddled considerably over what to name this bird that seems to bridge the plover and sandpiper families; within living memory, it has worn the labels Bartramian sandpiper and upland plover. Significant agreement has finally  ...
John Eastman, 2000

3 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «UPLAND PLOVER»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term upland plover is used in the context of the following news items.
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My Neck of the Woods: Pull over plover
I have been neck and neck with this upland plover as I scout out returning oyster catcher pairs this week. Up east, atop dunes at the Big Club, they scurry across ... «theday.com, Apr 15»
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Anderson: Duck hunting club reaches 101st year but waterfowl more …
... 10 cents for pintails, gadwalls, green-winged teal, ruddy ducks, jacksnipe, wilson snipe, large yellowlegged snipe, golden plover, and upland plover.”. «Minneapolis Star Tribune, Sep 14»
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WATCH: The Late Texas Writer John Graves, On The Hard Scrabble …
Of all the passers-through, the species that means most to me, even more than geese and cranes, is the upland plover, the drab plump grassland bird that used ... «KERA News, Jul 13»

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