lam·mer·gei·er noun \ˈla-mər-ˌgī(-ə)r\
: a large Old World vulture (Gypaetus barbatus) that occurs in mountain regions and in flight resembles a huge falcon
Origin of LAMMERGEIER
lambs + Geier
First Known Use: 1817
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