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Definition of Falcon
FalconFalcon Fal"con, n. [OE. faucon, faucoun, OF. faucon, falcon,
?. faucon, fr. LL. falco, perh. from L. falx, falcis, a
sickle or scythe, and named from its curving talons. Cf.
(a) One of a family (Falconid[ae]) of raptorial birds,
characterized by a short, hooked beak, strong claws,
and powerful flight.
(b) Any species of the genus Falco, distinguished by
having a toothlike lobe on the upper mandible;
especially, one of this genus trained to the pursuit
of other birds, or game.
In the language of falconry, the female
peregrine (Falco peregrinus) is exclusively
called the falcon. --Yarrell.
2. (Gun.) An ancient form of cannon.
Chanting falcon. (Zo["o]l.) See under Chanting.
Meaning of Falcon from wikipedia
(/ˈfɒlkən, ˈfɔːl-, ˈfæl-/) are birds
of prey in the genus
Falco, which includes about
40 species. Falcons
are widely distributed
on all continents...
- Look up falcon
in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. A falcon
is a small
to medium-sized bird of prey. Falcon
may also refer
to: Millennium Falcon
, a fictional...
- The peregrine falcon
(Falco peregrinus), also known
as the peregrine, and historically
as the duck hawk in North
America, is a cosmopolitan
bird of prey...
- The General Dynamics
F-16 Fighting Falcon
is a single-engine multirole fighter aircraft originally developed
by General Dynamics
for the United
Adam (Cardeli) Falcon
(born July 29, 1970) is an American actor
presenter. He came to international attention
in 1999 because
- Falcón State
(Spanish: Estado Falcón
, IPA: [esˈtaðo falˈkon]) is one of the 23 states
of Venezuela. The state capital
is Coro. The state
9 is a partially reusable medium
lift launch vehicle
that can carry cargo
and crew into Earth
by American aerospace company
made from Falcon
stages, a center
core also made from a Falcon
stage, and a second stage
on top. Falcon Heavy
has the second...
June 2010, rockets
from the Falcon
have been launched
205 times, with 203 full mission
successes, one partial failure
and one total
"Sam" Wilson) is a superhero appearing
in American comic books published
Comics. The character
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