Gavia


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Related to Gavia: Gavia immer
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Noun1.Gavia - type genus of the Gavidae: loonsGavia - type genus of the Gavidae: loons  
bird genus - a genus of birds
family Gavidae, Gavidae - loon family
loon, diver - large somewhat primitive fish-eating diving bird of the northern hemisphere having webbed feet placed far back; related to the grebes
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On another occasion I started early and walked to the Gavia, or topsail mountain.
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The route had to be altered because of heavy snow on the Passo Gavia and an avalanche risk but still included the daunting climb up the Mortirolo toward the end of a 194-kilometer (121-mile) ride from Lovere to Ponte di Legno.
Over the course of 3,518km, the riders will tackle famed climbs including the Passo Gavia and Passo del Mortirolo and lesser known gems such as the Colle de Nivolet to Lake Serru.
A rapid postmortem screening test for lead toxicosis in common loons (Gavia immer) and bald eagles (Haliaeetus leucocephalus).
Jeshurul Gavia was in Barangay San Isidro, Antipolo, Rizal when he was shot at around 3:45 a.m.