grey•lag also gray•lag (grālăg′)
A large gray Eurasian goose (Anser anser) having pinkish legs and feet and a pink to orangish bill.
[PossiblyGREY + LAG1, lingering behind (obsolete), from its being the last of the geese to leave England on its annual migration.]
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