white-crowned pigeon

white-crowned pigeon
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: a large chiefly slate-colored pigeon (Columba leucocephala) of Florida and the West Indies having the head white above

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white-crowned pigeon «HWYT KROWND»,
a wild pigeon of the West Indies and the southern tip of Florida, having slate-colored plumage with a white crown.

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