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.
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Upon retrieving it, he was pleased to see he had shot a drake golden-eye, a rare encounter in the flooded woodlands of southwest Arkansas.
To think my biggest worry as a teenager was beating the high score on Golden-Eye on the Nintendo64, I find it incomprehensible to imagine how some teenagers must feel when they hear the word 'cancer' for the first time.
Not since the truly glorious Golden-Eye have we seen a truly brilliant 007 title.
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Famke Janssen (Xenia Onatopp, Golden-Eye, 1995) "Enjoy it while it lasts.
99)LAUNCHED over a year ago, Golden-Eye is still a firm favourite with 64 players - it has shifted some half a million copies in the UK alone.
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