Definition of 'nightjar'
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Nightjars feed on flying insects at dusk in open country near trees. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Nightjars are even more difficult to see in the daytime. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Nightjars are coming out at dusk in woodland glades. Times, Sunday Times (2013)At dusk on the heaths the strange churring cry of the nightjar may be heard. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The day ends with a night game drive to look for nocturnal birds such as owls and nightjars. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Do not be deterred from looking for nightjars in this sort of terrain just because they have not been recorded there before. Times, Sunday Times (2006)
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Definition of nightjar from the Collins English Dictionary
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