American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- n. See rock dove.
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The common pigeon, rock-dove, or rock, Columba livia, the wild original of the domestic pigeon or dove. See cut under rock-dove.
- n. The sand-pigeon or sand-grouse. See Pteroclidæ.
GNU Webster's 1913
- n. (Zoöl.) the wild pigeon (Columba livia) Of Europe and Asia, from which the domestic pigeon was derived. See
- n. pale grey Eurasian pigeon having black-striped wings from which most domestic species are descended
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