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Pronunciation of Doves: Learn how to pronounce Doves in English correctly

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Oxford dictionary definition of the word dove:

noun
1a stocky bird with a small head, short legs, and a cooing voice, feeding on seeds or fruit. Doves are generally smaller and more delicate than pigeons, but many kinds have been given both names.
Family Columbidae: numerous genera and species; white doves are a variety of the domestic pigeon
2a person who advocates peaceful or conciliatory policies, especially in foreign affairs:
he was the cabinet’s leading dove, the only minister to advocate peace talks
Compare with hawk1 (sense 2 of the noun).
3 (Dove) (in Christian art and poetry) the Holy Spirit (as represented in John 1:32).
Derivatives
dovelike
adjective
dovish
adjective
1sense 2) in Oxford Dictionaries (British & World English)1sense 2.