from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. See sheldrake.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. Any of various waterfowl of the genus Tadorna, native to Eurasia, Africa and Australasia.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The sheldrake.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Same as sheldrake, 3.
- n. The female of the sheldrake.
- n. The red-breasted merganser, Mergus serrator.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. female sheldrake
shel(drake) + duck1.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
sheld variegated + duck. (Wiktionary)