Wheat duck

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Wheat duck (Zoöl) the American widgeon.
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Usage

In literature:

In the Spring when the wheat was sprouting, the wild ducks and geese would light in the field and pull it all up.
"Old Rail Fence Corners" by Various
The scene was a wheat field near the Turkey bayou, where he was hunting wild ducks with a shotgun.
"The River Prophet" by Raymond S. Spears
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In news:

Obelisk pairs bigoli—thick whole-wheat pasta—with duck-gizzard ragu, its traditional accompaniment.
You can fill up your steamed, whole-wheat buns with seared salmon, pork braised in amber ale, or duck braised in the New Belgium Cocoa Mole, a chocolate, chili, and cinnamon beer — or try all three.
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