Definition of jacksnipe 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.
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