velvet scoter

noun

a European sea duck, Melanitta fusca, the male of which has a black plumage with white patches below the eyes and on the wings

Nearby words

  1. velvet bean,
  2. velvet carpet,
  3. velvet glove,
  4. velvet plant,
  5. velvet revolution,
  6. velvet shank,
  7. velvet stem,
  8. velvet stout,
  9. velveteen,
  10. velvetleaf

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