pochard

noun
po·chard | \ˈpō-chərd \

Definition of pochard 

: any of various rather heavy-bodied diving ducks (especially genus Aythya) with a large head and with feet and legs placed far back under the body

First Known Use of pochard

1552, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for pochard

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