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  1. rock pigeonnoun

    rock dove

  2. rock pigeonnoun

    A species of pigeon, Columba livia. Over the years both the terms rock dove and rock pigeon have been used interchangeably for this species. (See the note on the nomenclature of this species: )

    rock dove

  3. rock pigeonnoun

    A term used in Australia to refer to the native bronzewing pigeons, or bronzewings.

    rock dove

Princeton's WordNet

  1. rock dove, rock pigeon, Columba livianoun

    pale grey Eurasian pigeon having black-striped wings from which most domestic species are descended

    rock dove

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