Definition of baldpate in English:


Line breaks: bald|pate
Pronunciation: /ˈbɔːldpeɪt


  • The American wigeon (in allusion to its white-crowned head).
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    • 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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