Definition for DRAKE

DRAKE, n. [G. enterich; Dan. andrik; Sw. andrak. It is compounded of ente, and, Sax. ened, L. anas, a duck, and a word which I do not understand.]

  1. The male of the duck kind.
  2. [L. draco, dragon.] A small piece of artillery. – Clarendon.
  3. The drake-fly.

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