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greylag

[grey-lag] /ˈgreɪˌlæg/
noun
1.
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  • The greylag goose, anser anser, is a bird with a wide range in the old world.
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greylag

/ˈɡreɪˌlæɡ/
noun
1.
a large grey Eurasian goose, Anser anser: the ancestor of many domestic breeds of goose US spelling graylag
Word Origin
C18: from grey + lag1, from its migrating later than other species
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