Bahama duck

noun
variants: less commonly

Bahama pintail

Definition of Bahama duck

  1. :  a pin-tailed duck (Anas bahamensis) with a white face and throat, red base to the bill, and pale buff tail that is widely distributed in the Caribbean islands and through much of South America —called also white-cheeked pintail

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Origin and Etymology of bahama duck

from the Bahama islands in the Atlantic southeast of Florida


First Known Use: 1905


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