culver

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noun cul·ver \ˈkəl-vər, ˈku̇l-\

Definition of culver

  1. :  pigeon

Origin and Etymology of culver

Middle English, from Old English culfer, from Vulgar Latin *columbra, from Latin columbula, diminutive of Latin columba dove — more at columbine


First Known Use: before 12th century


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a dividing ridge between drainage areas

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