Pintail vs. Smee

Pintail vs. Smee — Is There a Difference?

Difference Between Pintail and Smee

Pintailnoun

Any of several ducks of the genus Anas having sharply pointed tails, especially A. acuta, found throughout the Northern Hemisphere.

Smeenoun

The pintail, wigeon, pochard, or smew.

Pintailnoun

A pintail duck, a type of dabbling duck with a characteristic pointed tail.

Pintailnoun

A northern pintail, Anas acuta, a dabbling duck of the northern hemisphere that has a long pointed tail.

Pintailnoun

A pin-tailed snipe, Gallinago stenura.

Pintailnoun

(engineering) The end of a fastening pin or mandrel on a Huckbolt or pop rivet that is broken off when installation is complete.

Pintailnoun

(surfing) A surfboard with a pointed back end.

Pintailnoun

long-necked river duck of the Old and New Worlds having elongated central tail feathers