Definition of Teal

1. Noun. A blue-green color or pigment. "They painted it a light shade of bluish green"

Exact synonyms: Blue Green, Bluish Green
Generic synonyms: Green, Greenness, Viridity
Specialized synonyms: Cyan



2. Adjective. Of a bluish shade of green.
Exact synonyms: Blue-green, Bluish Green, Cyan
Similar to: Chromatic
Derivative terms: Cyan

3. Noun. Any of various small short-necked dabbling river ducks of Europe and America.
Generic synonyms: Duck
Group relationships: Anas, Genus Anas
Specialized synonyms: Anas Crecca, Green-winged Teal, Greenwing, Anas Discors, Blue-winged Teal, Bluewing, Anas Querquedula, Garganey

Definition of Teal

1. n. Any one of several species of small fresh-water ducks of the genus Anas and the subgenera Querquedula and Nettion. The male is handsomely colored, and has a bright green or blue speculum on the wings.

Definition of Teal

1. Noun. Any of various small freshwater ducks of the genus ''Anas'' that are brightly coloured and have short necks. ¹

2. Noun. (colour) A dark, somewhat bluish-green colour; a dark cyan. ¹

3. Adjective. (colour) having a bluish-green colour ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Teal

1. a river duck [n -S]

Medical Definition of Teal

1. Any one of several species of small fresh water ducks of the genus Anas and the subgenera Querquedula and Nettion. The male is handsomely coloured, and has a bright green or blue speculum on the wings. The common European teal (Anas crecca) and the European blue-winged teal, or garganey (A. Querquedula or A. Circia), are well-known species. In America the blue-winged teal (A. Discors), the green-winged teal (A. Carolinensis), and the cinnamon teal (A. Cynaoptera) are common species, valued as game birds. See Garganey. Goose teal, a goslet. See Goslet. Teal duck, the common European teal. Origin: OE. Tele; akin to D. Teling a generation, production, teal, telen to breed, produce, and E. Till to cultivate. The English word probably once meant, a brood or flock. See Till to cultivate. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Teal

teagled
teagles
teagling
teahead
teaheads
teahouse
teahouses
teaing
teak
teakettle
teakettler
teakettles
teaks
teakwood
teakwoods
teal (current term)
tealeaf
tealess
tealight
tealights
tealike
teallite
teals
team
team-mate
team-mates
team-sport
team player
team players
team pursuit

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