graylag goose


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Related to graylag goose: Anser anser, barnacle goose
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Noun1.graylag goose - common grey wild goose of Europegraylag goose - common grey wild goose of Europe; ancestor of many domestic breeds
goose - web-footed long-necked typically gregarious migratory aquatic birds usually larger and less aquatic than ducks
Anser, genus Anser - typical geese
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Antis in the Netherlands have gone so far as to call Arie den Hertog, who has been tasked with controlling the booming graylag goose population, a Nazi.
Stubble, for those not up on farming, refers to what's left of harvested grains; a stubble goose, presumably one that wanders through the fields eating these remains, is a term for the graylag goose, a type of wild goose found in England.