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goosander


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Goosander  \Goos"an`der\,  n.  [OE.  gossander,  a  tautological  word 
  formed  fr  goose  +  gander.  Cf  {Merganser}.]  (Zo["o]l.) 
  A  species  of  merganser  ({M.  merganser})  of  Northern  Europe 
  and  America;  --  called  also  {merganser},  {dundiver}, 
  {sawbill},  {sawneb},  {shelduck},  and  {sheldrake}.  See 
  {Merganser}. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  goosander 
  n  :  common  merganser  of  Europe  and  North  America  [syn:  {Mergus 
  merganser}] 




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