blue goose


noun

a dark color phase of the snow goose, Chen caerulescens, of North America.

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Origin of blue goose

An Americanism dating back to 1870–75
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British Dictionary definitions for blue goose

blue goose

noun

a variety of the snow goose that has a bluish-grey body and white head and neck
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