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Definition of Dorhawk
DorhawkDorhawk Dor"hawk`, n. (Zo["o]l.)
The European goatsucker; -- so called because it eats the dor
beetle. See Goatsucker. [Written also dorrhawk.] --Booth. dorhawkGoatsucker Goat"suck`er, n. (Zo["o]l.)
One of several species of insectivorous birds, belonging to
Caprimulgus and allied genera, esp. the European species
(Caprimulgus Europ[ae]us); -- so called from the mistaken
notion that it sucks goats. The European species is also
goat-milker, goat owl, goat chaffer, fern owl, night
hawk, nightjar, night churr, churr-owl, gnat hawk,
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