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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A reaper or mower; one who cuts with a scythe or sickle.
  • n. [capitalized] [NL.] In ornith.:
  • n. A genus of birds with falcate bill: same as Drepanis.
  • n. In the plural, Falcatores (fal-kā˙′ -tōrēz), the creepers. See Certhia.


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