Pintail

Definition of Pintail

Pin´tail`
n.1.(Zool.) A northern duck (Dafila acuta), native of both continents. The adult male has a long, tapering tail. Called also gray duck, piketail, piket-tail, spike-tail, split-tail, springtail, sea pheasant, and gray widgeon.
2.(Zool.) The sharp-tailed grouse of the great plains and Rocky Mountains (Pediocætes phasianellus); - called also pintailed grouse, pintailed chicken, springtail, and sharptail.

Related Words

Anas, Anas acuta, duck, genus Anas, pin-tailed duck
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