cackling goose

noun

Definition of cackling goose

: a goose of a western variety (Branta canadensis minima) of the Canada goose resembling but much smaller than the white-cheeked goose

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First Known Use of cackling goose

circa 1886, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of cackling goose was circa 1886

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“Cackling goose.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cackling%20goose. Accessed 29 Jul. 2021.

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