ring-billed gull
noun Date: 1844 a North American gull (Larus delawarensis) that as an adult is largely white with a gray mantle, dark wing tips, yellowish feet and legs, and a yellow bill with a black ring towards the tip

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  • Ring-billed Gull — Taxobox name = Ring billed Gull status = LC | status system = IUCN3.1 image width = 240px regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Aves ordo = Charadriiformes familia = Laridae genus = Larus species = L. delawarensis binomial = Larus… …   Wikipedia

  • ring-billed gull — noun : a rather small American gull (Larus delawarensis) having when adult a black band on the bill * * * /ring bild / a North American gull, Larus delawarensis, having a black ring around the bill. [1825 35, Amer.] * * * ring billed gull «RIHNG… …   Useful english dictionary

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  • ring-billed gull — /ring bild / a North American gull, Larus delawarensis, having a black ring around the bill. [1825 35, Amer.] * * * …   Universalium

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  • gull — gull1 gull like, adj. /gul/, n. any of numerous long winged, web toed, aquatic birds of the family Laridae, having usually white plumage with a gray back and wings. [1400 50; late ME gulle, perh. < Welsh gwylan, Cornish guilan (cf. F goéland <… …   Universalium

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