alpine chough

noun

Definition of alpine chough

: a small yellow-billed chough (Pyrrhocorax graculus) of mountainous parts of Europe

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First Known Use of alpine chough

1789, in the meaning defined above

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“Alpine chough.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/alpine%20chough. Accessed 12 December 2019.

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