Definition of jack snipe in English:
1A small dark Eurasian snipe.
- Lymnocryptes minima, family Scolopacidae
- Spotted redshank share their forest-marsh nesting grounds with wood sandpipers, greenshank, whimbrel, jack snipe and broad-billed sandpipers.
- Smallest of snipes, the jack snipe has been declining in Norfolk in recent years.
- A jack snipe, a rare wading bird, has been seen.
Definition of jack snipe in:
- US English dictionary