gray sea eagle

a grayish-brown sea eagle, Haliaetus albicilla, of the Old World and Greenland, having a white tail. Also called white-tailed sea eagle.

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  • gray sea eagle — noun bulky greyish brown eagle with a short wedge shaped white tail; of Europe and Greenland • Syn: ↑ern, ↑erne, ↑grey sea eagle, ↑European sea eagle, ↑white tailed sea eagle, ↑Haliatus albicilla • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • sea eagle — noun 1. large harmless hawk found worldwide that feeds on fish and builds a bulky nest often occupied for years • Syn: ↑osprey, ↑fish hawk, ↑fish eagle, ↑Pandion haliaetus • Hypernyms: ↑hawk • Member Holonyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • sea eagle — any of several large eagles of the genus Haliaetus, that usually feed on fish. Cf. gray sea eagle. [1660 70] * * * Any of various large fish eating eagles (especially in the genus Haliaeetus), of which the best known is the bald eagle. Sea eagles …   Universalium

  • European sea eagle — noun bulky greyish brown eagle with a short wedge shaped white tail; of Europe and Greenland • Syn: ↑ern, ↑erne, ↑grey sea eagle, ↑gray sea eagle, ↑white tailed sea eagle, ↑Haliatus albicilla • Hypernyms: ↑sea …   Useful english dictionary

  • grey sea eagle — noun bulky greyish brown eagle with a short wedge shaped white tail; of Europe and Greenland • Syn: ↑ern, ↑erne, ↑gray sea eagle, ↑European sea eagle, ↑white tailed sea eagle, ↑Haliatus albicilla • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • white-tailed sea eagle — noun bulky greyish brown eagle with a short wedge shaped white tail; of Europe and Greenland • Syn: ↑ern, ↑erne, ↑grey sea eagle, ↑gray sea eagle, ↑European sea eagle, ↑Haliatus albicilla • Hypernyms: ↑sea eagle …   Useful english dictionary

  • steller's sea eagle — noun Usage: usually capitalized 1st S : kamchatkan sea eagle * * * Steller s sea eagle, a large gray sea eagle of the northern Pacific coast of Asia, with white tail and shoulders …   Useful english dictionary

  • Steller's sea eagle — noun see kamchatkan sea eagle * * * Steller s sea eagle, a large gray sea eagle of the northern Pacific coast of Asia, with white tail and shoulders …   Useful english dictionary

  • white-tailed sea eagle. — See gray sea eagle. * * * …   Universalium

  • white-tailed sea eagle. — See gray sea eagle …   Useful english dictionary

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