the scaup duck.
Days in the Open Lathan A. Crandall
(US) another name for scaup
noun (NZ) an informal name for dove prion Historical Examples The Slang Dictionary John Camden Hotten
any of several small North American songbirds of the genus Sialia, having predominantly blue plumage, as the eastern S. sialis, which has a blue back and a reddish-brown breast. fairy bluebird. (usually initial capital letter) a member of Camp Fire, Inc., who is between the ages of six and eight. Contemporary Examples Emmys 2013: Connie […]
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