wood duck(redirected from Carolina Duck)
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A brightly colored North American duck (Aix sponsa) that nests in hollow trees, the male of which is noted for its large crest.
(Animals) a duck, Aix sponsa, of wooded swamps, lakes, etc, in North America, having a very brightly coloured plumage in the male
a tree-nesting North American duck, Aix sponsa, the male of which has iridescent green and purple plumage with white facial markings.
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|Noun||1.||wood duck - showy North American duck that nests in hollow trees|
duck - small wild or domesticated web-footed broad-billed swimming bird usually having a depressed body and short legs
wood drake - male wood duck