duck test

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English[edit]

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An alleged duck.

Etymology[edit]

From the expression "If it looks like a duck, swims like a duck, and quacks like a duck, then it probably is a duck".

Noun[edit]

duck test (plural duck tests)

  1. (US, idiomatic) for application of common sense and/or intuition regardless of technical parameters.

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