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(Animals) a common dove, Columba livia, from which domestic and feral pigeons are descended. It has a pale grey plumage with black-striped wings
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a Eurasian pigeon, Columba livia, from which most domestic pigeons have been developed: feral populations now established throughout the world.Also called rock pigeon.
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|Noun||1.||rock dove - pale grey Eurasian pigeon having black-striped wings from which most domestic species are descended|
pigeon - wild and domesticated birds having a heavy body and short legs
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