solan goose

noun
so·​lan goose | \ ¦sōlən- \
variants: or solent goose \ -​n(t)-​ \

Definition of solan goose

: a very large white gannet (Sula bassana synonym Morus bassanus) with black wing tips that occurs especially in Europe and eastern North America

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“Solan goose.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/solan%20goose. Accessed 21 January 2020.

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