Winter duck

(Zool.) The pintail.
The old squaw.

See also: Winter, Winter

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A winter duck in Preston Park, by Peter de Dee, Yarm
Dry Lake is located on one of the best areas in the state for mallard habitat and winter duck concentration, with family owned property we farm and manage for ducks all year.
Argentina-style shooting at far less flight time and expense, and the weather we all dream of escaping to at the same time our sordid, soul-sucking late winter is lingering in the States (whereas in Argentina, winter duck hunting occurs in our summer).
Unsurprisingly, Buttler revealed an urgency amongst his peers to break their winter duck against a weakened Australia at the WACA Ground.
England finally broke their winter duck to beat Sri Lanka by eight wickets and now have the confidence to go on and dispatch South Africa in the summer, according to Andrew Strauss.
ANDREW FLINTOFF will be back in an England shirt on Friday ready to break his winter duck and fire up his stop-start international career with a win.
Unsurprisingly, Buttler revealed an urgency amongst his peers to break their winter duck when they take on a weakened Australia at the WACA.
Benson, an ASU graduate student, completed a study last October entitled, "Climate-Related Shifts in Winter Duck Distribution."
No one relishes having to swim for shore in winter duck weather, but having the option to do so is very high on my list.
ENGLAND are set to level the series with the West Indies and break their winter duck today, amid fresh concerns over Andrew Flintoff's fitness.
ENGLAND arrive at the Antigua Recreation Ground this morning ready to complete a series-levelling win over the West Indies and break their winter duck.
All of the whooper swans have now flown back to their breeding grounds in Iceland and most of our winter ducks have now left too.