green pigeon


Definition of green pigeon

: any of numerous chiefly tropical Old World fruit doves with green plumage and feathered tarsi

called also fruit pigeon

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First Known Use of green pigeon

1698, in the meaning defined above

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“Green pigeon.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 2 Dec. 2021.

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