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Synonyms for dove

someone who prefers negotiations to armed conflict in the conduct of foreign relations

a constellation in the southern hemisphere near Puppis and Caelum


flesh of a pigeon suitable for roasting or braising


an emblem of peace

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Keepers hope the chicks will eventually be paired with Socorro doves from other UK and European zoos to continue the captive breeding programme.
Work is currently being carried out on Socorro Island in an attempt to create safe areas for the doves so they can one day be reintroduced ?
Keith runs the foremost dove enterprise in the Midwest.
It also said that the EU action plan does not include sustainable and lawful hunting as a factor contributing to the decline of turtle dove populations, adding that in Cyprus, a large part of the habitat is in prohibited hunting areas.
The FWC also offers a Special Opportunity Dove Club Permit.
Mourning doves are monogamous and form a very strong bond that will last at least for the duration of nesting season, some may even remain together throughout the winter.
By the end of September Echo had retrieved over 60 doves and several limits of band-tails for both myself and some buddies.
One mid-July morning, at watering time, the two young doves were in the planter by themselves.
Feeding ecology of mourning doves (Zenida macroura) in southeastern New Mexico.
Critique: Exceptionally well written, "Serpents and Doves" is a consistently compelling novel from beginning to end.
We diagnosed 1 white-winged dove (Zenaida asiatica) and 2 Eurasian collared doves (Streptopelia decaocto) in Texas, USA, with a history of neurologic signs with protozoal encephalitis.
White-winged doves (Zenaida asiatica asiatica) have become a common nonmigratory species in many urban areas of Texas including major cities such as Corpus Christi, San Antonio, and Waco (Schwertner et al., 2002; Small et al., 2006).
"All the collared doves want to do is hang out at the shed," said Chuck Perry of Perry Farms in Yazoo City ( with a chuckle.