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black duck

n.
A duck (Anas rubripes) of the eastern United States and Canada, characterized by black or dusky brown plumage and often found in saltwater marshes.
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Noun1.black duck - a dusky duck of northeastern United States and Canadablack duck - a dusky duck of northeastern United States and Canada
duck - small wild or domesticated web-footed broad-billed swimming bird usually having a depressed body and short legs
Anas, genus Anas - type genus of the Anatidae: freshwater ducks
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"First I picked out a drake mallard, hit him with the first shot then focused on a black duck and dropped him with the second." Conditions prevented a third, but those two would make the effort more than worthwhile.
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Being a scissor whizz myself (see above) I reckon I could've knocked that up with a bin liner and a roll of black duck tape.
The bag limit is 6 ducks, including no more than 4 mallards (of which only 2 can be females), 4 scoters, 4 eiders, 4 long-tailed ducks, 3 wood ducks, 2 redheads, 2 black duck, 2 scaup, 2 canvasbacks, 2 pintails, 1 mottled duck (Florida duck) and 1 fulvous whistling-duck.
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The mean [T.sub.max] for the cattle egret (3.2 hours, 20 mg/kg) was much shorter than that for the helmeted guineafowl (Numida meleagris; 19.3 hours, 10 mg/kg), (12) the American flamingo (27 hours, 10 mg/kg), (10) and the American black duck (24 hours, 10 mg/kg).