columbiform bird

Definitions of columbiform bird
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n a cosmopolitan order of land birds having small heads and short legs with four unwebbed toes

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Raphus cucullatus, dodo
extinct heavy flightless bird of Mauritius related to pigeons
Pezophaps solitaria, solitaire
extinct flightless bird related to the dodo
pigeon
wild and domesticated birds having a heavy body and short legs
sand grouse, sandgrouse
pigeon-like bird of arid regions of the Old World having long pointed wings and tail and precocial downy young
pouter, pouter pigeon
one of a breed of pigeon that enlarge their crop until their breast is puffed out
dove
any of numerous small pigeons
Columba livia, rock dove, rock pigeon
pale grey Eurasian pigeon having black-striped wings from which most domestic species are descended
Columba fasciata, band-tail pigeon, band-tailed pigeon, bandtail
wild pigeon of western North America; often mistaken for the now extinct passenger pigeon
Columba palumbus, cushat, ringdove, wood pigeon
Eurasian pigeon with white patches on wings and neck
domestic pigeon
domesticated pigeon raised for sport or food
squab
an unfledged pigeon
Ectopistes migratorius, passenger pigeon
gregarious North American migratory pigeon now extinct
Pterocles indicus, painted sandgrouse
sandgrouse of India
Pterocles alchata, pin-tailed grouse, pin-tailed sandgrouse
sandgrouse of Europe and Africa having elongated middle tail feathers
Syrrhaptes paradoxus, pallas's sandgrouse
Eurasiatic sandgrouse with a black patch on the belly
Type of:
gallinacean, gallinaceous bird
heavy-bodied largely ground-feeding domestic or game birds

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