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Scoter Sco"ter, n. [Cf. Prov. E. scote to plow up.] (Zo["o]l.) Any one of several species of northern sea ducks of the genus Oidemia. Note: The European scoters are Oidemia nigra, called also black duck, black diver, surf duck; and the velvet, or double, scoter (O. fusca). The common American species are the velvet, or white-winged, scoter (O. Deglandi), called also velvet duck, white-wing, bull coot, white-winged coot; the black scoter (O. Americana), called also black coot, butterbill, coppernose; and the surf scoter, or surf duck (O. perspicillata), called also baldpate, skunkhead, horsehead, patchhead, pishaug, and spectacled coot. These birds are collectively called also coots. The females and young are called gray coots, and brown coots.
Horsehead
Horsehead Horse"head`, n. (Zo["o]l.) The silver moonfish (Selene vomer).

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- The Horsehead Nebula (also known as Barnard 33) is a small dark nebula in the constellation Orion. The nebula is located just to the south of Alnitak...
- Horsehead can refer to: The head of a horse Horsehead (band), an Australian rock band Horsehead Corporation, an American corporation producing zinc products...
- The Horsehead Holding Corporation, formerly The New Jersey Zinc Company, is an American producer of zinc and related material based in Pittsburgh. The...
- Horseheads is a town in Chemung County, New York, United States. The po****tion was 19,485 at the 2010 census. The name of the town is derived from the...
- spelled gray seal in the US; it is also known as Atlantic seal and the horsehead seal. There are two recognised subspecies of this seal: Halic****us grypus...
- record are immense—both sonically and thematically. The record's opener, "Horsehead," immediately thrusts the listener into a swirl of strumming, overdriven...
- Horsehead were an Australian hard rock band which formed in late 1991 by Scott Kingman on guitar (ex-Cattletruck), Cameron McKenzie on guitar, Andy McLean...
- Horsehead/Marbella is an historic summer house at 240 Highland Drive in Jamestown, Rhode Island. Occupying a spectacular setting on a southerly-projecting...
- Karlsefni's father was Thord Horsehead (Þórðr hesthöfði Snorrason), and his mother was named Thorunn (Þórunn). Thord Horsehead was son of Snorri, son of...
- Horsehead Crossing is a ford on the Pecos River in Crane County, south of Odessa, Texas. Historically, it was a major landmark on the trail west as one...
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