Definition of baldpate in English:

baldpate

Syllabification: bald·pate
Pronunciation: /ˈbôldpāt
 
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noun

The American wigeon, in allusion to its white-crowned head.
More example sentences
  • There is every probability that these missiles land on parked cars and windows, if not on baldpates.
  • Arctic terns, Mew gulls, scaup, shoveler, buffleheads, baldpates, yellow legs and various passerines were observed.
  • Examples of dabbling ducks are the mallards, cinnamon teals, shovellers, green and blue-winged teals, pintails, black ducks, baldpates and gadwalls.

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