ruptured duck


Definition of ruptured duck

: the symbol of an eagle with outspread wings depicted in the honorable service emblem for men and women of the U.S. armed forces

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First Known Use of ruptured duck

1945, in the meaning defined above

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“Ruptured duck.” The Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., Accessed 8 December 2019.

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