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plural duckfoots or duckfeet see numbered senses
duckfeet plural : dutch foot
duckfoots plural : a gastropod mollusk (Aporrhais occidentalis) of offshore waters of the western North Atlantic that has a long vertical aperture and a much-expanded somewhat triangular outer lip

called also duck's-foot shell

: a triangular cultivator blade or shovel used as an attachment to a cultivator


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transitive verb

: to till land with a duckfoot cultivator

Word History



duck entry 1 + foot

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“Duckfoot.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 3 Dec. 2023.

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