muscovy duck

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Synonyms for muscovy duck

large crested wild duck of Central America and South America

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Use of Muscovy duck embryo fibroblasts for the isolation of viruses from wild birds.
The title comes from a correction highlighted in the book that ran in April 1981: "An article about decorative cooking incorrectly described a presentation of Muscovy duck by Michel Fitoussi, a New York chef.
Glasgow Zoo's Ron, a Muscovy duck, is just as happy to spend all his time preening.
The Reserve provides habitat for more than 100 bird species, including the rare Muscovy duck (Cairina moschata) and snail kite (Rostrhamus sociabilis), and the endangered wood stork (Mycteria americana).
The distribution of the Muscovy Duck Cairina moschata extends from southern Texas (Hidalgo, Starr and Zapata counties), and northeastern and central Mexico, south through Central America and South America to northern Argentina and southern Bolivia (Leopold 1959; Gomez-Dallmeier & Cringan 1989; Howell & Webb 1995; TOS 1995).
An expensively understated space, and signature dishes such as breast of Muscovy duck and pan-seared sea bass.
All one can do is list a few randomly chosen examples, thus, one finds Broodkass identified along with Coffee creamer, Egg spaghetti, Gas law, Lime [material (calcium oxide; quicklime)], Muscovy duck, Pouchong, Semitendinosus, Sugar - preserving, Urase and Wensleydale cheese.
Proximate and physicochemical properties of Peking and Muscovy duck breasts and thighs for further processing.
Eryri Vaulters Ffion Pygall, 14, and Leah Greenley, 7, Rhosgadfan Reserve sheep supreme was a Poll Dorset from Roland Davies Jennifer Percival with the Waterfowl champion, a Muscovy Duck Vintage
Key words: electrocardiography, ECG, mean electrical axis, avian, Muscovy duck, Cairina moschata
To witness Clarissa striding out to rural pursuits in her floppy woolly hat, a Barbour, tweed knickerbockers tucked into bright yellow socks that give her a passing likeness to an outsize Muscovy duck, is to be in the presence of a 2012 Boudicca.
Walker, at the time 23, was banned from keeping animals for 10 years after one Muscovy duck and 20 chickens were found emaciated at his allotment.
2 True or False: The Muscovy duck migrates south from Mexico to South America each year.
Lucky the Muscovy duck had been left with one foot pointing in the wrong direction and was set to be put down before owner Allison Morgan came up with a solution.