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Definition of "soland" []

  • A solan goose. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "soland" in a sentence
  • "Islands of the Orcades, in Scotland, there are trees which bear those barnacles, which dropping off into the water, receive life, and become those birds called soland geese."
  • "Some call them _clakes_, and _soland geese_, and some puffins; others _bernacles_, because they resemble them."
  • "The speed of the bison was outstripped by that of the spirits; the wings of the wild turkey and soland-goose could not convey them out of the reach of the sprightly inhabitants of the City of Souls."
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