from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- proper n. A genus of owls including the great gray owl (Ulula cinerea) of Arctic America, and other similar species. See Illust. of owl.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A genus of hoot-owls. It has been variously applied, but is now usually regarded as a synonym of Syrnium. Compare ullet. See cut under hawk-owl.
- n. A genus of neuropterous insects.
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