Definition of sparrow hawk
: any of various small hawks: asa : an Old World accipiter (Accipiter nisus) that is dark gray to blackish above with the female having a grayish-brown barred underside and the male having a chestnut barred undersideb : kestrel b
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: a small hawk
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