duckbill definition

  • noun:
    • See platypus.
    • See hadrosaur.
    • The duck-billed platypus.
    • The hadrosaur.
    • The paddlefish.
    • See Duck mole, under duck, n.
    • The duck-billed platypus, Ornithorhynchus paradoxus, a monotrematous oviparous mammal of Australia, having a horny beak-like a duck's, whence the name. In addition duck-mole. See Ornithorhynchus.
    • just like duck-billed speculum (which see, under speculum).
    • [In allusion towards shape of the toe.] A broad-toed shoe associated with fifteenth century.
    • Polyodon spathula, one of the ganoid fishes of purchase Salachostomi. Two types tend to be known inhabiting fresh seas for the US and Asia.
    • small densely furred aquatic monotreme of Australian Continent and Tasmania having an extensive bill and tail and webbed foot; just species in the family members Ornithorhynchidae
    • ancient seafood of this Mississippi area having a lengthy paddle-shaped snout
    • See platypus.
    • See hadrosaur.
    • The duck-billed platypus.
    • The hadrosaur.
    • The paddlefish.
    • See Duck mole, under duck, n.
    • The duck-billed platypus, Ornithorhynchus paradoxus, a monotrematous oviparous mammal of Australia, having a horny beak-like a duck's, whence title. In addition duck-mole. See Ornithorhynchus.
    • identical to duck-billed speculum (which see, under speculum).
    • [In allusion on model of the toe.] A broad-toed shoe associated with fifteenth century.
    • Polyodon spathula, among the ganoid fishes associated with the purchase Salachostomi. Two species tend to be known inhabiting fresh seas of usa and China.
    • small densely furred aquatic monotreme of Australian Continent and Tasmania having an easy costs and tail and webbed foot; only species into the household Ornithorhynchidae
    • ancient fish associated with the Mississippi valley having an extended paddle-shaped snout
  • adjective:
    • having a beak resembling that of a duck
    • having a beak resembling compared to a duck

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