Definitions

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  • proper n. A taxonomic genus within the family Pandionidae — the osprey.
  • proper n. The name of two kings of Athens (Pandion I and Pandion II).

Etymologies

Ancient Greek Πανδίων. (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Bertone has left industrial and business topics aside in an effort to launch what it called the Pandion concept.

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  • The lovers wandered through the garden, suffused with delicate scents, and Owen told her of the legend of the nightingale and the swallow, a legend coming down from some barbaric age, from a king called Pandion, who, despite his wife's beauty, fell in love with her sister, and ravished her in some town in Thessaly, the name of which

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  • The Pandion is the first car produced by Mike Robinson in his new role as Design and Brand Director at Bertone.

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  • Bertone offers up an Alfa coupe of similar size called the Pandion, or sea hawk.

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  • Beneath what iceberg the "Pandion" found her grave none can tell.

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  • The "Pandion" sailed in that gray cheerless morning, her white sails gleaming ghastly athwart the chill mists of the river, and so vanished for ever Victor Carrington from the eyes of all men, save those who went with him.

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  • The "Pandion" was to leave Gravesend at five o'clock next morning.

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  • The scissor doors are inspired by the wings of birds of prey ( 'Pandion' is the scientific name for an Osprey) and can detach from the body in case of roll-overs.

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  • The osprey, Pandion haliaetus, is an aquatic bird of prey, a medium-sized, brown and white raptor found all over the world.

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  • These include the osprey (Pandion haliaetus) and wild ducks such as Anas discors, Anas cyanoptera, Anas acuta, Anas clypeata and Anas americana.

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