Stuck on a problem? Get great tutoring at an affordable price with Chegg. Click here to join and get your 1st 30 minutes Free!

Pewit

From Biology-Online Dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

pewit

(Science: zoology) The lapwing.

The European black-headed, or laughing, gull (Xema ridibundus). See Laughing.

The pewee.

Alternative forms: peevit, peewit, pewet.

Origin: Prob. Of imitative origin; cf. OD. Piewit, D. Kievit, G. Kibitz.