(n.) = washerwoman. Ex: In thus eking out an existence, however, the washerwoman was very important for the survival of her family. (n.) = wagtail ; sandpiper. Ex: Wagtail overwinters in areas of Southeast Asia and Indonesia where outbreaks of avian flu have occurred. Ex: Shorebirds vary from the boldly patterned like avocets and stilts to the subtlety of small sandpipers with plumage variation by season and age. ---- * lavandera alba = pied wagtail. * lavandera enlutada = pied wagtail.