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nounIrish English, English Regional, South-Western, West Midlands, Welsh English
The wood pigeon, Columba palumbus. Formerly also "†queest-dove".
Late Middle English; earliest use found in Palladius' De Re Rustica. Apparently a variant of cushat, with elision of the vowel of the second syllable.
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