homing pigeon

noun

Definition of homing pigeon

:a racing pigeon trained to return home

First Known Use of homing pigeon

1886


HOMING PIGEON Defined for English Language Learners

homing pigeon

noun

Definition of homing pigeon for English Language Learners

  • : a pigeon that is trained to return home from a great distance


HOMING PIGEON Defined for Kids

homing pigeon

noun hom·ing pigeon \ ˈhō-miŋ- \

Definition of homing pigeon for Students

:a racing pigeon trained to return home

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