homing pigeon


homing pigeon

noun

: a pigeon that is trained to return home from a great distance

Full Definition of HOMING PIGEON

:  a racing pigeon trained to return home

First Known Use of HOMING PIGEON

1886

Rhymes with HOMING PIGEON

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