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cushat

(ˈkʌʃət)
n
(Animals) another name for wood pigeon
[Old English cūscote; perhaps related to sceōtan to shoot]
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Noun1.cushat - Eurasian pigeon with white patches on wings and neckcushat - Eurasian pigeon with white patches on wings and neck
pigeon - wild and domesticated birds having a heavy body and short legs
genus Columba, Columba - type genus of the Columbidae: typical pigeons
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Jane Young of Rook Matthews Sayers' Alnwick office, said: "The development, The Cushat, has attracted a good level of interest.
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