darter

Definitions of darter
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n fish-eating bird of warm inland waters having a long flexible neck and slender sharp-pointed bill

Synonyms:
anhinga, snakebird
Types:
Anhinga anhinga, water turkey
blackish New World snakebird of swampy regions
Type of:
pelecaniform seabird
large fish-eating seabird with four-toed webbed feet

n a person or other animal that moves abruptly and rapidly

“squirrels are darters
Type of:
animal, animate being, beast, brute, creature, fauna
a living organism characterized by voluntary movement

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