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Queest Queest, n. [Cf. Icel. kvisa a kind of bird, kvistr a branch of a tree, and E. cushat.] (Zo["o]l.) The European ringdove ({Columba palumbus}); the cushat. [Written also {quist}, {queeze}, {quice}, {queece}.] See {Ringdove}. [1913 Webster]

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