scaled dove

noun
variants: or scale dove

Definition of scaled dove

: any of several doves (genus Scardafella) of tropical America that are pale gray below and usually light grayish brown above with dark-margined feathers — compare inca dove

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“Scaled dove.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/scaled%20dove. Accessed 2 Dec. 2021.

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