Herring-gull

herring gull

noun
a common, large gull, Larus argentatus, of the Northern Hemisphere.

Origin:
1820–30, Americanism

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herring gull
 
n
a common gull, Larus argentatus, that has a white plumage with black-tipped wings and pink legs

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