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 for Strand plover
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Strand \Strand\, n. [AS. strand; akin to D., G., Sw., & Dan.
     strand, Icel. str["o]nd.]
     The shore, especially the beach of a sea, ocean, or large
     lake; rarely, the margin of a navigable river. --Chaucer.
     [1913 Webster]
  
     Strand birds. (Zool.) See Shore birds, under Shore.
  
     Strand plover (Zool.), a black-bellied plover. See Illust.
        of Plover.
  
     Strand wolf (Zool.), the brown hyena.
        [1913 Webster]

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