Definition of wood pigeon in English:
A large Eurasian and African pigeon with mainly grey plumage, using wing claps in display flight.
- Genus Columba, family Columbidae: several species, in particular the widespread C. palumbus (also called ringdove)
- Until recently, winter nesting in British birds has been very rare beyond a handful of species that include the wood pigeon, feral pigeon, and collared dove.
- In this area you may see the brown creeper, tomtit, robin, bellbird, rifleman, wood pigeon, falcon and kea.
- The bush has abundant bird life, including the bellbird, tomtit, rifleman, wood pigeon and grey warbler.
Definition of wood pigeon in:
- US English dictionary
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