barnacle goose definition

  • noun:
    • A waterfowl (Branta leucopsis) of northern European countries and Greenland that breeds when you look at the Arctic and contains a white face with a black streak between your eyes and bill.
    • A black and white types of bird from the northern hemisphere, scientifically referred to as Branta leucopsis
    • European goose smaller than the brant; types into the far north
    • A waterfowl (Branta leucopsis) of northern Europe and Greenland that types in Arctic and contains a white face with a black streak between your eyes and bill.
    • A black and white types of bird from northern hemisphere, scientifically referred to as Branta leucopsis
    • European goose smaller than the brant; breeds in the far north

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