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muscovy (plural muscovies)
- Muscovy duck
1906, A. C. Laut, Pathfinders of the West:
- The clerks have rejected it as much as they liked; I am told that they admitted somewhere about six thousands of muscovy; during our administration there were 28 or 30 thousands received, which is a large difference without taking into account other qualities, and all this does not give the French much trouble, and at the most for the year we were not informed.