shelduck

noun shel·duck \ ˈshel-ˌdək \

Definition of shelduck

: any of various Old World ducks (genus Tadorna); especially : a common mostly black-and-white duck (T. tadorna) slightly larger than the mallard

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Origin and Etymology of shelduck

shel- (as in sheldrake) + duck


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