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  • n. Alternative form of oldsquaw.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. a duck (Clangula hyemalis) inhabiting the northern parts of both hemispheres. The adult male is varied with black and white and is remarkable for the length of its tail. Called also longtailed duck, south southerly, callow, hareld, and old wife.
  • n. See under Old.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a common long-tailed sea duck of the northern parts of the United States


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