steamer duck

  • 1Steamer duck — Steamer Steam er ( [ e]r), n. 1. A vessel propelled by steam; a steamship or steamboat. [1913 Webster] 2. A steam fire engine. See under {Steam}. [1913 Webster] 3. A road locomotive for use on common roads, as in agricultural operations. [1913… …

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  • 2steamer duck — ▪ bird       (genus Tachyeres), any of four species of heavily built, big billed sea ducks of southernmost South America and the Falkland Islands. The bird is named for its habit of running across the water with wings thrashing like a paddle… …

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  • 3steamer duck — noun a greyish South American duck which churns the water with its wings when fleeing danger. [Tachyeres brachypterus (Falkland Islands, flightless) and related species.] …

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  • 4steamer-duck — n. Race horse (Micropterus brachypterus) …

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  • 5steamer duck — noun : any of two flightless and one flying large sea ducks (genus Tachyeres) of Patagonia, Tierra del Fuego, and the Falkland islands that swim with a peculiar action suggesting a side wheel steamboat …

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  • 6Flying Steamer Duck — Taxobox name = Flying Steamer Duck status = LC | status system = IUCN3.1 regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Aves ordo = Anseriformes familia = Anatidae genus = Tachyeres species = T. patachonicus binomial = Tachyeres patachonicus… …

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  • 7Chubut Steamer Duck — Conservation status Near Threatened (IUCN 3.1) Scientific classification …

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  • 8Fuegian Steamer Duck — Conservation status Least Concern&#160 …

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  • 9White-headed Flightless Steamer Duck — Taxobox name = White headed Flightless Steamer Duck status = NT | status system = IUCN3.1 regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Aves ordo = Anseriformes familia = Anatidae genus = Tachyeres species = T. leucocephalus binomial = Tachyeres… …

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  • 10Magellanic Flightless Steamer Duck — Taxobox name = Magellanic Flightless Steamer Duck status = LC | status system = IUCN3.1 image width = 250px regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Aves ordo = Anseriformes familia = Anatidae genus = Tachyeres species = T. pteneres binomial …

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  • 11Falkland Flightless Steamer Duck — Taxobox name = Falkland Flightless Steamer Duck image width = 240px image caption = Female status = LC | status system = IUCN3.1 regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Aves ordo = Anseriformes familia = Anatidae genus = Tachyeres species …

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  • 12Steamer — Steam er ( [ e]r), n. 1. A vessel propelled by steam; a steamship or steamboat. [1913 Webster] 2. A steam fire engine. See under {Steam}. [1913 Webster] 3. A road locomotive for use on common roads, as in agricultural operations. [1913 Webster] 4 …

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  • 13Duck — This article is about the bird. For duck as a food, see Duck (food). For other meanings, see Duck (disambiguation). Duckling redirects here. For other uses, see Duckling (disambiguation). Ducks …

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  • 14duck — duck1 /duk/, n., pl. ducks, (esp. collectively for 1, 2) duck. 1. any of numerous wild or domesticated web footed swimming birds of the family Anatidae, esp. of the genus Anas and allied genera, characterized by abroad, flat bill, short legs, and …

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  • 15side-wheel duck — Steamer Steam er ( [ e]r), n. 1. A vessel propelled by steam; a steamship or steamboat. [1913 Webster] 2. A steam fire engine. See under {Steam}. [1913 Webster] 3. A road locomotive for use on common roads, as in agricultural operations. [1913… …

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  • 16Brazilian Duck — Taxobox name = Brazilian Duck status = LC | status system = IUCN3.1 image width = 250px regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Aves ordo = Anseriformes familia = Anatidae genus = Amazonetta genus authority = Boetticher, 1929 species = A.… …

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  • 17Bronze-winged Duck — Taxobox name = Bronze winged Duck status = NT | status system = IUCN3.1 image width = 200px regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Aves ordo = Anseriformes familia = Anatidae genus = Speculanas genus authority = von Boetticher, 1929… …

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  • 18loggerhead — Steamer Steam er ( [ e]r), n. 1. A vessel propelled by steam; a steamship or steamboat. [1913 Webster] 2. A steam fire engine. See under {Steam}. [1913 Webster] 3. A road locomotive for use on common roads, as in agricultural operations. [1913… …

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  • 19race horse — Steamer Steam er ( [ e]r), n. 1. A vessel propelled by steam; a steamship or steamboat. [1913 Webster] 2. A steam fire engine. See under {Steam}. [1913 Webster] 3. A road locomotive for use on common roads, as in agricultural operations. [1913… …

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  • 20Tachyeres cinereus — Steamer Steam er ( [ e]r), n. 1. A vessel propelled by steam; a steamship or steamboat. [1913 Webster] 2. A steam fire engine. See under {Steam}. [1913 Webster] 3. A road locomotive for use on common roads, as in agricultural operations. [1913… …

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