green-winged teal

noun \ ˈgrēn-ˌwiŋ(d)- \

Definition of green-winged teal

: a small Holarctic dabbling duck (Anas crecca) the male of which has a chestnut head with a green eye patch and a metallic green area on the wing speculum

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