noun, Ornithology. 1. a large, North American scoter, Melanitta perspicillata, the adult male of which is black with two white patches on the head. noun 1. a North American scoter, Melanitta perspicillata, having white patches on the head
noun 1. a smelt, Hypomesus pretiosus, inhabiting shallow waters from southern California to Alaska, and spawning in the surf.
- Surf the net
adjective, surfier, surfiest. 1. abounding with surf; forming or like surf.