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A common gull (Larus argentatus) of the Northern Hemisphere having gray and white plumage with black wingtips.
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(Animals) a common gull, Larus argentatus, that has a white plumage with black-tipped wings and pink legs
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a common large gull, Larus argentatus, of the Northern Hemisphere.
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