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1. pigeon-pea_plant

noun. tropical woody herb with showy yellow flowers and flat pods; much cultivated in the tropics.

Synonyms

  • dahl
  • catjang pea
  • Cajanus cajan
  • shrub
  • dhal
  • Cajanus
  • bush
  • pigeon pea
  • genus Cajanus
  • cajan pea

Antonyms

  • superior

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Rhymes with Passenger Pigeon

Sentences with passenger-pigeon


1. Noun Phrase
Early biological classifications included the passenger pigeon (Ectopistes migratorius) in the genus Columba.

2. Noun Phrase
The passenger pigeon used to live in colonies that could stretch for long areas.

3. Noun Phrase
The record for the last passenger pigeon seen in the wild is 1900.

2. pigeon-breasted

adjective. having a chest deformity marked by a projecting breastbone caused by infantile rickets.

Synonyms

  • unshapely

Antonyms

  • symmetrical
  • well-proportioned

3. passenger

noun. ['ˈpæsəndʒɝ'] a traveler riding in a vehicle (a boat or bus or car or plane or train etc) who is not operating it.

Synonyms

  • stowaway
  • traveler
  • hitchhiker
  • traveller
  • straphanger
  • rider
  • commuter

4. pigeon

noun. ['ˈpɪdʒən, ˈpɪdʒɪn'] wild and domesticated birds having a heavy body and short legs.

Synonyms

  • band-tailed pigeon
  • squab
  • domestic pigeon
  • pouter pigeon
  • rock pigeon
  • family Columbidae
  • rock dove
  • Ectopistes migratorius
  • Columba fasciata
  • Columba palumbus
  • band-tail pigeon
  • pouter
  • Columbidae
  • passenger pigeon
  • dove
  • columbiform bird
  • cushat
  • bandtail
  • Columba livia
  • ringdove

Antonyms

  • hawk

Etymology

  • pyjon (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • pipionem (Latin)
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