noun Bu·ceph·a·la \byüˈsefələ\

Definition of Bucephala

  1. :  a genus of ducks consisting of the goldeneyes and the buffleheads

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Origin and Etymology of bucephala

New Latin, from Greek boukephalē, feminine of boukephalos bullheaded, from bous bull, ox, head of cattle + kephalē head — more at cow, cephalic

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