[ noun ] (zoology) wild and domesticated birds having a heavy body and short legs
Used in print(Glayds H. Barr, The Master of Geneva....)
Underneath the big one , in the silent moonlight , lay a dead pigeon , and on the smaller bell , the Clemence , two gray and white birds slept huddled_together in the cold winter air .(Irving Stone, The Agony and the Ecstasy....)
The surgeon carried a cage of live pigeons .
The surgeon came_back at dusk , cut the vein of a second pigeon , again washed out the eye .
[ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 19491