Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The native name of some hawk or other bird of prey of South America.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • Prince Wied saw the Brazilian eagle urubitinga surrounded by numberless flocks of toucans and cassiques (a bird nearly akin to our rook), which mocked it.

    Mutual Aid; a factor of evolution

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