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Meaning of ANAS

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 Definition: [n]  type genus of the Anatidae: freshwater ducks
 
 Synonyms: genus Anas
 
 See Also: Anas acuta, Anas clypeata, Anas penelope, Anas platyrhynchos, Anas rubripes, Anatidae, bird genus, black duck, broadbill, family Anatidae, mallard, pintail, pin-tailed duck, shoveler, shoveller, teal, widgeon, wigeon

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\A"nas\, n. [L., duck.] (Zo["o]l.)
A genus of water fowls, of the order Anseres, including
certain species of fresh-water ducks.

 

 

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