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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Freshwater duck of Eurasia and northern Africa related to mallards and teals.

Usage examples (35)
  • The American widgeon is the constant attendant on the canvass-back duck, so celebrated in the United States for its excellence as an article of food.
  • I would agree with a canvasback or a drake widgeon.
  • Also look for widgeon grass growing in more permanent pools.
  • Dense beds of widgeon grass thrive in the creeks and shallow bay. for more
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