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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Very large white gannet with black wing tips.

Usage examples (32)
  • A long flight of solan geese could just be seen slowly sailing along the western horizon.
  • In severe winters, flocks of solan geese, locally denominated "barnacles," frequent the shores.
  • The dinner was made up chiefly of Scottish national dainties, and everything went well, save that the solan goose, a fragrant bird at all times, proved so underdone that...
  • The solan goose frequents Scottish haunts in summer. for more
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