Definition of Cape pigeon in English:

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Cape pigeon

(also Cape petrel)

noun

Another term for pintado petrel.
Example sentences
  • Wandering albatrosses, Wilson's stormy petrels, Cape petrels and brown-browed albatrosses (try saying that quickly!) kept us entertained us with their flights across the waves.
  • A couple of Australasian gannets, white-fronted terns, and two Cape petrels put in an appearance.
  • The population and breeding status of Cape petrel is satisfactory.
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