velvet scoter

noun
variants: or velvet duck

Definition of velvet scoter

1 : a large scoter (Melanitta fusca) of northern Europe and Asia closely resembling the white-winged scoter of America

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“Velvet scoter.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/velvet%20scoter. Accessed 20 Oct. 2020.

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