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Definition of fruit dove in English:

noun

A tropical fruit-eating dove that typically has brightly coloured plumage, usually with a green back, and occurs mainly in Indonesia and Australasia. Compare with fruit pigeon.
  • Genus Ptilonopus (and Phapitreron), family Columbidae: many species

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