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baldpate

[bawld-peyt] /ˈbɔldˌpeɪt/
noun
1.
baldhead (def 1).
2.
the American widgeon, Anas americana, having a gray head with a white crown.
Origin
1570-1580
1570-80; bald + pate
Related forms
baldpated, adjective
baldpatedness, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for baldpate

baldpate

/ˈbɔːldˌpeɪt/
noun
1.
a person with a bald head
2.
the American wigeon See wigeon (sense 2)
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