Bucephala

noun
buffleheads and goldeneyes
Syn: ↑genus Bucephala
Hypernyms: ↑bird genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Anatidae, ↑family Anatidae
Member Meronyms:

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\\byüˈsefələ\ noun
Usage: capitalized
Etymology: New Latin, from Greek boukephalē, feminine of boukephalos bullheaded, from bous bull, ox, head of cattle + kephalē head — more at cow, cephalic
: a genus of ducks consisting of the goldeneyes and the buffleheads

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