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The British send Alan Bates, who trains carrier pigeons, to defuse the works.
According to legend, carrier pigeons brought news of the Duke of Wellington’s triumph at Waterloo to Nathan Rothschild in London.
Right below the Villa's observatory, there once stood a bird coop for Gianni's many carrier pigeons.
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CARRIER PIGEON Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of carrier pigeon for English Language Learners
: a type of pigeon that is trained to carry messages
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