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Bombay duckDuck Duck, n. [OE. duke, doke. See Duck, v. t. ]
1. (Zool.) Any bird of the subfamily Anatin[ae], family
Note: 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 South America (Cairina moschata). Among
the sea ducks are the eider, canvasback, scoter, etc.
2. A sudden inclination of the bead or dropping of the
person, resembling the motion of a duck in water.
Here be, without duck or nod, Other trippings to be
Bombay duck (Zo["o]l.), a fish. See Bummalo.
Buffel duck, or Spirit duck. See Buffel duck.
Duck ant (Zo["o]l.), a species of white ant in Jamaica
which builds large nests in trees.
Duck barnacle. (Zo["o]l.) See Goose barnacle.
Duck hawk. (Zo["o]l.)
(a) In the United States: The peregrine falcon.
(b) In England: The marsh harrier or moor buzzard.
Duck mole (Zo["o]l.), a small aquatic mammal of Australia,
having webbed feet and a bill resembling that of a duck
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus). It belongs the subclass
Monotremata and is remarkable for laying eggs like a bird
or reptile; -- called also duckbill, platypus,
mallangong, mullingong, tambreet, and water mole.
To make ducks and drakes, to throw a flat stone obliquely,
so as to make it rebound repeatedly from the surface of
the water, raising a succession of jets Bombay duckBummalo Bum"ma*lo, n. [Native name.] (Zo["o]l.)
A small marine Asiatic fish (Saurus ophidon) used in India
as a relish; -- called also Bombay duck.
Meaning of Bombay from wikipedia
(/mʊmˈbaɪ/; formerly known
) is the capital
city of the Indian state
of Maharashtra. It is the most populous
city in India
with an estimated...
- Bombay Velvet
is a 2015 Indian thriller
and co-produced by Anurag
Gyan Prakash's book Mumbai
Fables. It stars...
- group, also known
as Oh or the Bombay blood
group, is a rare blood
type. This blood phenotype
was first discovered
, now known
as Mumbai, in India...
- Bombay Sapphire
is a brand
of gin that was first launched
in 1987 by IDV. In 1997 Diageo
sold the brand
to Bacardi. Its name originates
from the po****rity...
- The Bombay
cat is a type of short-haired cat developed
by breeding sable Burmese
and black American Shorthair
cats, to produce
a cat of mostly
- The Bombay Company
is an American furniture
and home accessories
retailer. In Canada, it operates retail stores owned
by the B&C Group. In the United
is the former
name of the city of Mumbai
in Maharashtra state
of India. Bombay
may also refer
State, the name of a former state
- The Bombay riots usually refers
to the riots
in Mumbai, in December
1992 and January
1993, in which around
died. The riots
is a 1995 Indian
Tamil-language Indian romantic drama
by Mani Ratnam, starring Arvind Swamy
and Manisha Koirala
in the lead, and featuring...
- industry, based
in the city of Mumbai
), Maharashtra, India. The term being
" and "Hollywood", Bollywood
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