a sea duck, Clangula hyemalis, of arctic and subarctic regions.
(US & Canadian) a long-tailed northern sea duck, Clangula hyemalis, having dark wings and a white-and-brown head and body Also called oldwife
noun 1. (def 1). noun 1. a person with experience; old hand
- Old stamping ground
see: stamping ground
[ohld-ster] /ˈoʊld stər/ noun 1. an old or elderly person. 2. (in the British navy) a midshipman of four years’ standing. /ˈəʊldstə/ noun 1. (informal) an older person 2. (Brit, navy) a person who has been a midshipman for four years n. 1818, colloquial, from old + -ster, on analogy of youngster. noun An older […]
[stoh-uh] /ˈstoʊ ə/ noun 1. the earliest phase of Stoicism, lasting from the latter part of the 4th century to the early part of the 3rd century b.c.