from The Century Dictionary.
- noun A very small goose of the genus Nettapus, about as large as a teal, of which there are several species in India, South Africa, Australia, etc.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- noun (Zoöl.) One of several species of pygmy geese, of the genus Nettepus. They are about the size of a teal, and inhabit Africa, India, and Australia.
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- noun A
pygmy gooseof the genusNettepus.
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Compare goose, gosling, and see -let.
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