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Old Wednesday 17th June 2020, 13:09   #16
Britseye
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Originally Posted by John Cantelo View Post
My immediate response is that no two word name should ever be replaced by a three word name ....
Except Pallas's Gull. Which was and always should have remained an appropriate four-word name: Great Black-headed Gull.

(It's tempting to use every single one of the emojis available on my right to accompany the above statement of fact, but I shall resist that temptation and leave each to their own...)
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