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wavey

[wey-vee] /ˈweɪ vi/
noun, plural waveys.
1.
a wild North American goose of the genus Chen, as the snow goose (white wavey) or blue goose (blue wavey)
Origin
1735-1745
1735-45; earlier weywey < Cree we·hwe·w
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wavey

/ˈweɪvɪ/
noun
1.
(Canadian) a snow goose or other wild goose Also called wawa
Word Origin
via Canadian French from Algonquian (Cree wehwew)
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