from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A New World vulture (Cathartes aura) having dark plumage and a bare red head and neck similar to that of the turkey. Also called turkey buzzard.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A common North American vulture, Cathartes aura.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. the turkey buzzard.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The turkey-buzzard: more fully called red-headed turkey-vulture.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a New World vulture that is common in South America and Central America and the southern United States
Sorry, no etymologies found.
Sorry, no example sentences found.
Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.