Definition of ringdove in English:

ringdove

Syllabification: ring·dove
Pronunciation: /ˈriNGˌdəv
 
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noun

  • A dove or pigeon with a ringlike mark on the neck, in particular.
    • a captive or feral African collared dove (Streptopelia roseogrisea, family Columbidae).British the wood pigeon.
    More example sentences
    • The ringdove, or wood pigeon, is one of the species that are actually endangered because of hunting.
    • He spied a Ringdove among the branches of an oak.

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