cinnamon teal


noun

a small, freshwater, wild duck, Anas cyanoptera, of North and South America, having chiefly cinnamon-red plumage.

Nearby words

  1. cinnamon bear,
  2. cinnamon bun,
  3. cinnamon fern,
  4. cinnamon sedge,
  5. cinnamon stone,
  6. cinnamon toast,
  7. cinnamonic,
  8. cinnamyl acetate,
  9. cinquain,
  10. cinque

Origin of cinnamon teal

An Americanism dating back to 1890–95

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