Definition of Ross's goose in English:

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Ross's goose

Entry from US English dictionary


A small Arctic goose that breeds in northern Canada.
  • Anser rossi.
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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