Accipiter

[n] - type genus of the family Accipitridae
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Accipiter

Ac·cip'i·ter noun ; plural English Accipiters Latin Accipitres [ Latin , hawk.] 1. (Zoology) A genus of rapacious birds; one of the Accipitres or Raptores. 2. (Surg.) A bandage applied over the nose, resembling the claw of a hawk.
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Accipiter

genus Accipiter noun type genus of the family Accipitridae
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Accipiter

• (n.) A genus of rapacious birds; one of the Accipitres or Raptores. • (n.) A bandage applied over the nose, resembling the claw of a hawk.
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accipiter

any bird of the genus Accipiter, largest genus of the birds of prey, consisting of about 50 species of falconiform birds, or `bird` hawks, of the ... [2 related articles]
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accipiter

accipiter 1. A hawk, typically with short broad wings and a long tail; such as, a sparrow hawk or goshawk. 2. A hawk of the genus Accipiter, characterized by short wings and a long tail.
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accipiter

Terretur minimo pennae stridore columba unguibus, accipiter, saucia facta tuis. O hawk, the dove that's been wounded by your talons is frightened by the least flutter of a feather. A Latin idiom. The French, Italians, and Spanish have an equivalent idiom: 'A scalded cat is afraid of cold water.' Another similar idiom: 'A burned child is afraid of ...
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Accipiter

The short winged birds of prey such as Goshawks.
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Accipiter

The genus Accipiter is a group of birds of prey in the family Accipitridae, many of which are named as goshawks and sparrowhawks. They can be anatomically distinguished from their relatives by the lack of a procoracoid foramen. Two small and aberrant species usually placed here do possess a large procoracoid foramen and are also distinct as regard...
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Accipiter

A genus of hawks characterized by having short, rounded wings, long tails, and long legs. In North America, there are three species - the Northern Goshawk, the Cooper's Hawk, and the Sharp-shinned Hawk.
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Accipiter

A woodland bird of prey that hunts other birds by chasing them through trees. Accipiters have short, fat wings and a long tail for maneuvering through trees.
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accipiter

bandage worn around the nose
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