Pronunciation: (gōl'dun-ī"), [key]
—pl. -eyes, (esp. collectively) -eye.
1. either of two diving ducks, Bucephala clangula, of Eurasia and North America, or B. islandica (Barrow's goldeneye), of North America, having bright yellow eyes.
2. Also called gold'en-eyed fly' Pronunciation: (gōl'dun-īd"). [key]a lacewing of the family Chrysopidae.
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