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duckling

[ duhk-ling ]
/ ˈdʌk lɪŋ /
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noun
a young duck.
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Origin of duckling

First recorded in 1400–50; late Middle English; see origin at duck1, -ling1
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British Dictionary definitions for duckling

duckling
/ (ˈdʌklɪŋ) /

noun
a young duck
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