Definition of Accipitrine. Meaning of Accipitrine. Synonyms of Accipitrine

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Definition of Accipitrine

Accipitrine
Accipitrine Ac*cip"i*trine (#; 277), a. [Cf. F. accipitrin.] (Zo["o]l.) Like or belonging to the Accipitres; raptorial; hawklike.

Meaning of Accipitrine from wikipedia

- subfamily Milvinae may also belong to this group. Hawks, including the accipitrines, are believed to have vision several times sharper than humans, in part...
- their prey rather than hunting in a fast horizontal pursuit. The terms accipitrine hawk and buteonine hawk are used to distinguish between the types in...
- recently it appears as if they are less distinct from the more slender accipitrine hawks. The Indian spotted eagle is about 60 cm in length and has a wingspan...
- more recently they appear to be less distinct from the more slender accipitrine hawks than previously believed. Eagles are not a natural group, but denote...
- recently it appears as if they are less distinct from the more slender accipitrine hawks than believed. This is a medium-sized eagle, about 60 cm (24 in)...
- Catharista, Daptrius, Ibycter, Polyborus) and eleven new genera of accipitrines (Aquila, Circaëtus, Circus, Buteo, Milvus, Ictinia, Physeta, Harpia,...
- abdominal, abdominous, intra-abdominal accipiter accipitr- hawk Accipiter, accipitrine acer acer- maple aceric ācer ācr- sharp acrid, acridine, acridity, acrimonious...
- acarology, acarophobia, acarus accipitr- hawk Latin accipiter Accipiter, accipitrine acer-, acri- bitter, sharp, sour Latin ācer, ācris, acerbus, acere acerbic...
- staff leash flight flock Migrating in large groups kettle boil cauldron accipitrine Hedgehog hoglet piglet pup sow boar array erinaceine Heron chick hen...
- they may be less distinct than formerly believed from the more slender accipitrine hawks. The lesser spotted eagle is the greater spotted eagle's closest...
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