Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A male mallard duck.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Tabanus nigrovittatus, a biting horsefly.
  • n. The mallard.
  • n. A fish, the striped bass.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The mallard.
  • n. The striped bass. See bass.
  • n. A state of greenness; verdancy.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Same as greenback, 3.
  • n. Greenness; unripeness; immaturity; childishness.
  • n. Any one of several species of American gadflies which have green heads, as the common greenhead, Tabanus costalis, and the gray-striped greenhead, Tabanus lineola.

Etymologies

green +‎ head (Wiktionary)

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