Definition of waterfowl in English:


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Pronunciation: /ˈwɔːtəfaʊl


  • Ducks, geese, or other large aquatic birds, especially when regarded as game.
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    • We saw lots of waterfowl, mostly Canada geese and mallards with the odd Gadwall.
    • Another new duck for us was the exquisite Harlequin Duck, a waterfowl rarely spotted close to shore.
    • Large birds including ptarmigan and waterfowl are the most common prey item of the Gyrfalcon.

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