black-necked stilt

Definitions of black-necked stilt
  1. noun
    stilt of southwestern United States to northern South America having black plumage extending from the head down the back of the neck
    synonyms: Himantopus mexicanus
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    Himantopus stilt, long-legs, longlegs, stilt, stilt plover, stiltbird
    long-legged three-toed black-and-white wading bird of inland ponds and marshes or brackish lagoons
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