American widgeon

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n American widgeon a widgeon the male of which has a white crown
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Usage

In literature:

Dickerman saw five to seven American Widgeons 8 mi.
"Birds from Coahuila, Mexico" by Emil K. Urban
The Baldpate (so-called because of the white crown) or American Widgeon is a handsomely marked bird and is regarded as a great table delicacy.
"The Bird Book" by Chester A. Reed
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