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[duhk-wawk] /ˈdʌkˌwɔk/

verb (used without object)
to walk like a duck, as with legs apart and feet turned outward.


To move forward while squatting on one’s haunches: Maybe that reporter should duck-walk up Olympia ski hill (1930s+)


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