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koloa

[kuh-loh-uh]
noun
  1. a Hawaiian duck, Anas wyvilliana, related to the mallard, having a dusky greenish head and dark chestnut breast.
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Origin of koloa

< Hawaiian: duck
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Historical Examples

  • At Kahana, and also at Koloa, you will see rice-fields, which are cultivated by Chinese.

    Northern California, Oregon, and the Sandwich Islands

    Charles Nordhoff