Definition of mallard :
1. A drake; the male of Anas boschas.
2. A large wild duck ( Anas boschas) inhabiting both America and Europe. The domestic duck has descended from this species. Called also greenhead.
bird (part of speech: noun)
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- The plumage of the Mallard is very similar to that of the Rouen but of a lighter shade. - "Ducks and Geese", Harry M. Lamon Rob R. Slocum.
- Feltre might have saved Ambrose Mallard. - "The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith", George Meredith.
- But I wouldn't have missed it for all the mallard on Ruffle Lake. - "The Firing Line", Robert W. Chambers.