white-fronted goose

noun

: a large widely distributed grayish brown goose (Anser albifrons) of northern Europe and North America with a white forehead and black, white, and gray underparts see tule goose

Word History

First Known Use

1785, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of white-fronted goose was in 1785

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“White-fronted goose.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/white-fronted%20goose. Accessed 17 Jul. 2024.

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