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bald eagle

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bald eagle

noun

: a very large bird of North America that has a white head and white tail feathers

Full Definition of BALD EAGLE

:  an eagle (Haliaeetus leucocephalus) of North America that is brown when young with white only on the undersides of the wings but in full adult plumage has white head and neck feathers and a white tail

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First Known Use of BALD EAGLE

1688

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