gaddwell
Gadwall Gad"wall, n. [Gad to walk about + well.] (Zo["o]l.) A large duck ({Anas strepera}), valued as a game bird, found in the northern parts of Europe and America; -- called also {gray duck}. [Written also {gaddwell}.] [1913 Webster]

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  • Anas strepera — Gadwall Gad wall, n. [Gad to walk about + well.] (Zo[ o]l.) A large duck ({Anas strepera}), valued as a game bird, found in the northern parts of Europe and America; called also {gray duck}. [Written also {gaddwell}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Gadwall — Gad wall, n. [Gad to walk about + well.] (Zo[ o]l.) A large duck ({Anas strepera}), valued as a game bird, found in the northern parts of Europe and America; called also {gray duck}. [Written also {gaddwell}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • gray duck — Gadwall Gad wall, n. [Gad to walk about + well.] (Zo[ o]l.) A large duck ({Anas strepera}), valued as a game bird, found in the northern parts of Europe and America; called also {gray duck}. [Written also {gaddwell}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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