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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. one of several small American pigeons of the genus Columbigallina, esp. C. passerina of the Southern United States, Mexico, etc. They live chiefly on the ground.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A dove or pigeon of notably terrestrial habits.


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