brent goose(redirected from Pale-bellied Brent Goose)
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(Animals) a small goose, Branta bernicla, that has a dark grey plumage and short neck and occurs in most northern coastal regions. Also called: brent or brant (esp US and Canadian)
[C16: perhaps of Scandinavian origin; compare Old Norse brandgās sheldrake]
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|Noun||1.||brent goose - small dark geese that breed in the north and migrate southward|
goose - web-footed long-necked typically gregarious migratory aquatic birds usually larger and less aquatic than ducks