Duck

A plain weave, firm, medium to heavy weight fabric. Similar to, but generally less coarse than canvas. Can be cotton, linen, synthetic or blend.
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Duck

Duck is the common name for a large number of species in the Anatidae family of birds, which also includes swans and geese. The ducks are divided among several subfamilies in the Anatidae family; they do not represent a monophyletic group (the group of all descendants of a single common ancestral species) but a form taxon, since swans and geese ar...
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duck

(from Dutch doek, `cloth`), any of a broad range of strong, durable, plainwoven fabrics made originally from tow yarns and subsequently from either ...
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duck

[n] - (in cricket) a score of nothing by a batsman 2. [n] - flesh of a duck (domestic or wild) 3. [n] - a heavy cotton fabric of plain weave 4. [n] - small wild or domesticated web-footed broad-billed swimming bird usually having a depressed body and short legs 5. [v] - submerge or plunge suddenly 6. [v] - to move (the he...
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Duck

• (v. t.) To plunge the head of under water, immediately withdrawing it; as, duck the boy. • (v. t.) Any bird of the subfamily Anatinae, family Anatidae. • (v. t.) To bow; to bob down; to move quickly with a downward motion. • (n.) A linen (or sometimes cotton) fabric, finer and lighter than canvas, -- used for the lighter sails...
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duck

noun small wild or domesticated web-footed broad-billed swimming bird usually having a depressed body and short legs
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Duck

[bridge] In the card game of contract bridge, to duck (or ducking) means to play low to a trick to which one has led, losing it intentionally in order to set up a suit or to preserve a control or entry. While mechanically identical, a duck is a manoeuver in one`s own suit, while a hold up is in a suit played by the opponents. Nevertheless t...
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Duck

[cricket] In cricket, a duck is a batsman`s dismissal for a score of zero. ==Origin of the term== The term is a shortening of the term `duck`s egg`, the latter being used long before Test cricket began. When referring to the Prince of Wales`s (the future Edward VII) score of nought on 17 July 1866, a contemporary newspaper wrote that the Pr...
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Duck

[food] Duck refers to the meat of several species of bird in the Anatidae family, found in both fresh and salt water; a species of freshwater duck, the Mallard, has been domesticated and is a common livestock bird in many parts of the world. Duck is eaten in many cuisines around the world. == Types of ducks == The most common duck meat cons...
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Duck

[guitar] The Duck guitar is the name given to Yngwie Malmsteen`s 1971 cream colored Fender Stratocaster guitar. It is known as the Duck owing to a Donald Duck sticker pasted onto the headstock of the instrument. ==Duck Guitar== The Duck Guitar was originally a 1971 Fender Stratocaster finished in Olympic White. Throughout the years, the pai...
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duck

Click images to enlargeAny of about 50 species of short-legged waterbirds with webbed feet and flattened bills, of the family Anatidae, order Anseriformes, which also includes the larger geese and swans. Ducks were domesticated for eggs, meat, and feathers by the ancient Chinese and the ancient Maya (see poultry). Mos...
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Duck

Duck (dŭk) noun [ Confer Danish dukke , Swedish docka , Old High German doccha , German docke . Confer Doxy .] A pet; a darling. Shak.
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Duck

Duck noun [ Dutch doek cloth, canvas, or Icelandic dūkr cloth; akin to Old High German tuoh , German tuch , Swedish duk , Danish dug .] 1. A linen (or sometimes cotton) fabric, finer and lighter than canvas, -- used for the lighter sails of ves...
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Duck

Duck transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Ducked ; present participle & verbal noun Ducking .] [ Middle English duken , douken , to dive; akin to Dutch duiken , Old High German t...hhan , Middle High...
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duck

1. <zoology> Any bird of the subfamily Anatinae, family Anatidae. ... The genera and species are numerous. They are divided into river ducks and sea ducks. Among the former are the common domestic duck (Anas boschas); the wood duck (Aix sponsa); the beautiful mandarin duck of China (Dendronessa galeriliculata); the Muscovy duck, originally of...
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Duck

A card-playing technique in which a player does not immediately play a card that might take a trick, but plays a lower card instead.
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Duck

A score of 0 (also known as blob)
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Duck

A strong evenweave or basketweave, usually of cotton.
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Duck

A tightly woven, heavy, plain weave, bottom weight fabric with a hard, durable finish. The fabric is usually made of cotton.
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Duck

A tightly woven, heavy, plain-weave, bottom-weight fabric with a hard, durable finish. The fabric is usually made of cotton, and is widely used in men's and women's slacks, and children's playclothes.
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Duck

A tightly woven, heavy, plain-weave, fabric with a hard, durable finish. The fabric is usually made of cotton or linen, and is widely used in men's and women's slacks, and children's play clothes.
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duck

amphibious military truck
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Duck

Any of a variety of species of wild or domestic web-footed birds. Broilers and fryers are under 8 weeks old, roasters are no more than 16 weeks old. Duck is generally higher in fat than other domestic birds.
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duck

any of various species of relatively small, short-necked, large-billed waterfowl. In true ducks—i.e., those classified in the subfamily Anatinae—the ... [8 related articles]
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Duck

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