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 for cushat
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Ringdove \Ring"dove`\, n. (Zool.)
     A European wild pigeon ({Columba palumbus) having a white
     crescent on each side of the neck, whence the name. Called
     also wood pigeon, and cushat.
     [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Cushat \Cush"at\ (k??sh"?t), n. [AS. cusceote.] (Zool.)
     The ringdove or wood pigeon.
     [1913 Webster]
  
           Scarce with cushat's homely song can vie. --Sir W.
                                                    Scott.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  cushat
      n 1: Eurasian pigeon with white patches on wings and neck [syn:
           wood pigeon, ringdove, cushat, Columba palumbus]

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