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- proper n. A taxonomic genus within the family Anatidae — the typical mergansers.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- proper n. A genus of ducks consisting of mergansers.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The typical genus of Merginæ, formerly coextensive with the subfamily, now restricted to such species as the goosander, M. merganser, and the red-breasted merganser, M. serrator. See merganser.
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- n. mergansers
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