Definition of green plover in English:
The northern lapwing (see lapwing).
- There were, however, large flocks of golden and green plover and curlew covering the fields.
- The stars were shining far away in the dark sky, and the green plovers were crying mournfully on the dark moor.
- The weather cleared as we strolled the paths and lanes to Rufford, seeing hares running away over the fields and rather fewer green plovers than we might have expected.
Definition of green plover in:
- British & World English dictionary
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