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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. the gier-eagle, or Egyptian vulture; -- so called because often sculpured on Egyptian monuments. It is nearly white in color.

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  • n. small mostly white vulture of Africa and southern Eurasia


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  • The Egyptian vulture, so called from its frequent representation in Egyptian hieroglyphics.

    June 28, 2009