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- n. Attributive form of laughing goose
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The whitefronted goose, Anser albifrons: so called from the conformation of the bill, which suggests the act of grinning or laughing. The American white-fronted goose is a different variety, A. gambeli, known in California as the speckle-belly.
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