Definition of Anser anser

1. Noun. Common grey wild goose of Europe; ancestor of many domestic breeds.

Exact synonyms: Graylag, Graylag Goose, Greylag, Greylag Goose
Generic synonyms: Goose
Group relationships: Anser, Genus Anser



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Anser Anser

Anoplocephala
Anoplocephala perfoliata
Anoplophora glabripennis
Anostraca
Anouilh
Anrep
Anrep effect
Anrep phenomenon
Ansaid
Ansar al-Islam
Ansar al Islam
Anschluss
Anselm
Anselmic
Anser
Anser anser
Anser cygnoides
Anserinae
Anshan
Anshar
Anshur
Anson
Ansus
Antabuse
Antaean
Antakarinya
Antakiya
Antakya
Antalya
Antananarivo

Literary usage of Anser anser

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1. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History by American Museum of Natural History (1907)
"... II. pt. ix, 1868, pi. xliv. Monotypic, with Anser rossii Cass. (ex Baird MSS.) as type. Genus Anser. Anser ..."

2. The Ibis by British Ornithologists' Union (1892)
"anser anser (L.). Passes through early in autumn and in spring, but is much less numerous than Anser segetum. I do not know of its breeding in East Prussia ..."

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