common scoter

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n common scoter a variety of scoter
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Usage

In literature:

The Common Scoter is included in Professor Ansted's list, and marked only as occurring in Guernsey.
"Birds of Guernsey (1879)" by Cecil Smith
The habits and food of the Velvet Duck differ in no material respect from those of the Common Scoter, or Black Duck.
"British Birds in their Haunts" by Rev. C. A. Johns
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