- (n.) A wild duck (Aythya, / Fuligula, marila), which appears in large numbers on the eastern coast of the United States, in autumn; -- called also bluebill, blackhead, raft duck, and scaup duck. See Scaup duck.
- (n.) The shoveler. See Shoveler.
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Definition for: BILLBOARD
- (n.) A piece of thick plank, armed with iron plates, and fixed on the bow or fore channels of a vessel, for the bill or fluke of the anchor to rest on.
- (n.) A flat surface, as of a panel or of a fence, on which bills are posted; a bulletin board.