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  • n. The surf duck.
  • n. A duck (Camptolaimus labradorus) which formerly inhabited the Atlantic coast of New England, now believed extinct.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The surf duck.
  • n. A duck (Camptolaimus Labradorus) which formerly inhabited the Atlantic coast of New England. It is now supposed to be extinct. Called also Labrador duck, and pied duck.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The surf-scoter, a duck. Ĺ’demia perspicillata: referring to the black and white coloration, like that of a skunk. Also called skunkbill and skunktop. See cut under Pelionetta.
  • n. The Labrador or pied duck. See cut under pied.

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