Definition of Ross's goose in English:

Ross's goose

Syllabification: Ross's goose

noun

  • A small Arctic goose that breeds in northern Canada.
    • Anser rossi
    More example sentences
    • At that distance I wouldn't have known whether it was a snow goose or a Ross's goose.
    • Increases in numbers have occurred in other populations of ‘white’ geese, including populations of lesser snow geese, greater snow geese (A.c. atlantica) and Ross's geese (A. rossii).

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