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Definition of capercaillie

capercaillie
Capercailzie Ca"per*cail`zie, or Capercally Ca"per*cal`ly, n. [Gael, capulcoile.] (Zo["o]l.) A species of grouse (Tetrao uragallus) of large size and fine flavor, found in northern Europe and formerly in Scotland; -- called also cock of the woods. [Written also capercaillie, capercaili.]

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- The western capercaillie (Tetrao urogallus), also known as the wood grouse, heather ****, or just capercaillie /ˌkæpərˈkeɪli/, is a member of the grouse...
- Capercaillie is a Scottish folk band that was founded in 1984 by Donald Shaw and led by Karen Matheson. Capercaillie performs traditional Gaelic and contemporary...
- The Cantabrian capercaillie (Tetrao urogallus cantabricus) is a subspecies of the western capercaillie in the grouse family Tetraonidae. It is one of...
- Capercaillie may refer to: Capercaillie (band), the Scottish folk band Capercaillie, an album by the Scottish folk group Black-billed Capercaillie (Tetrao...
- black-billed capercaillie, or spotted capercaillie, (Tetrao urogalloides) is a large grouse species closely related to the more widespread western capercaillie. It...
- also used for certain types of rocky mountains. Caman a shinty stick. Capercaillie From capall-coille [kʰaʰpəl̪ˠˈkʰɤʎə], meaning "horse of the woods" Cèilidh...
- problem. Hazel grouse Siberian grouse Black grouse Black-billed capercaillie Western capercaillie Willow ptarmigan Rock ptarmigan Daurian partridge Grey partridge...
- 33 lb). Males are larger than females—twice as heavy in the western capercaillie, the largest member of the family. Grouse have feathered nostrils. Their...
- Falcipennis Black grouse Caucasian grouse Western capercaillie Cantabrian capercaillie Black-billed capercaillie Tetrastes Hazel grouse Chinese grouse Bonasa...
- UK's only endemic bird species and vertebrate, can be found alongside capercaillie, Scottish wildcat, red squirrel and pine marten. Various animals have...
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