Definition of Phalaropes

1. Noun. (plural of phalarope) ¹



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Definition of Phalaropes

1. phalarope [n] - See also: phalarope

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Phalaropes

phalangious
phalangist
phalangistine
phalangite
phalangites
phalangitis
phalangoidea
phalansterian
phalansterians
phalansteries
phalanstery
phalanx
phalanxes
phalaris
phalarope
phalaropes (current term)
phalera
phalerae
phall
phallacidin
phallacin
phallalgia
phallectomies
phalli
phallic stage
phallically

Literary usage of Phalaropes

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1. The Auk: Quarterly Journal of Ornithology by American Ornithologists' Union, Nuttall Ornithological Club (1894)
"nU of Northern phalaropes, twenty miles off the New Hampshire Coast, August 9, 1893. I was running mv course for Cape ..."

2. North American Birds Eggs by Chester Albert Reed (1904)
"... phalaropes are small Plover-like birds, but with lobate webbed feet, similar to those of the Grebes and Coots. 222. Red Phalarope. ..."

3. North American Birds Eggs by Chester Albert Reed (1904)
"... phalaropes are small Plover-like birds, but with lobate webbed feet, similar to those of the Grebes and Coots. 222. Red Phalarope. ..."

4. The Bird Book: Illustrating in Natural Colors More Than Seven Hundred North by Chester Albert Reed (1914)
"All the phalaropes are good swimmers, and this species, especially, Is often found in large flocks off the coast, floating on the surface of the water: they ..."

5. Readers' Guide to Periodical Literature by H.W. Wilson Company (1915)
"Musician 30:153 Mr '15 Pfeiffer, Edward Heyman 42:805-6 D 3 '15 phalaropes Feathered feminist. 11 Lit Digest 50:1145-6 My 15 '15 Phantom armies seen in ..."

6. Handbook of Birds of Eastern North America: With Keys to the Species and by Frank Michler Chapman (1895)
"... phalaropes. There are three known members of this family: one is confined to the interior of North America, the other two may be called Sea Snipe, ..."

7. The Birds of Eastern North America Known to Occur East of the Nineteenth by Charles Barney Cory, Field Museum of Natural History (1899)
"... Plovers, Sandpipers, Curlews, phalaropes, etc. Hind toe, when present, always elevated above ... phalaropes. Sides of toes, with lobes or narrow webs. ..."

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