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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The Chinese jacana, Hydrophasianus chirurgus. See cut under Hydrophasianus.
  • n. The pintail or a congeneric duck, having a long tail. See pheasant , and cut under Dafila.
  • n. The goosander, Mergus merganser; also, the hooded merganser, Lophodytes cucullatus.


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