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gadwall


gadwall


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Gadwall  \Gad"wall\,  n.  [Gad  to  walk  about  +  well.]  (Zo["o]l.) 
  A  large  duck  ({Anas  strepera}),  valued  as  a  game  bird,  found 
  in  the  northern  parts  of  Europe  and  America;  --  called  also 
  {gray  duck}.  [Written  also  {gaddwell}.]