black scoter

noun

Definition of black scoter

: a common European scoter (Oidemia nigra) having the adult male completely black and the female and young birds largely dark brown above and mottled brown and white below

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“Black scoter.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/black%20scoter. Accessed 23 Oct. 2021.

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