Wigeon Definition

wĭjən
widgeon, widgeons, wigeons
noun
wigeons
Either of two freshwater dabbling ducks, Anas americana of the Americas or A. penelope primarily of Eurasia and Africa, having a grayish or brownish back and a white belly and wing coverts.
American Heritage
Any of certain wild freshwater ducks.
Webster's New World
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Other Word Forms of Wigeon

Noun

Singular:
wigeon
Plural:
wigeons

Origin of Wigeon

  • Origin unknown

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

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