n.1.(Zool.) A duck (Glaucionetta clangula), found in Northern Europe, Asia, and America. The American variety (var. Americana) is larger. Called whistler, garrot, gowdy, pied widgeon, whiteside, curre, and doucker. Barrow's golden-eye of America (Glaucionetta Islandica) is less common.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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James Bond star Daniel Craig at Ian Fleming's Home 'Golden-Eye' in Montego Bay, Jamaica
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