What is Hudsonian godwit?
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Origin of Hudsonian godwitFirst recorded in 1855a??60; Hudson (Bay) + -ian
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/ E?gE?da??wEat /PHONETIC RESPELLING
any of several large, widely distributed shorebirds of the genus Limosa, as the New World L. haemastica (Hudsonian godwit), having a long bill that curves upward slightly.
Origin of godwitFirst recorded in 1545a??55; of obscure origin