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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Jacksnipe \Jack"snipe`\, n. (Zool.) (a) A small European snipe (Limnocryptes gallinula); -- called also judcock, jedcock, juddock, jed, and half snipe. (b) A small American sandpiper (Tringa maculata); -- called also pectoral sandpiper, and grass snipe. [1913 Webster]