pipit definition by Webster's New World
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any of various small insectivorous birds (esp. genus Anthus) of a passerine family (Motacillidae) characterized by a slender bill, streaked breast, and the habit of walking rather than hopping
Origin: echoic of its cry
pipit definition by American Heritage Dictionary
Any of various widely distributed songbirds of the genus Anthus, characteristically having brownish upper plumage and a streaked breast. Also called titlark.
Origin: Imitative of its call.