bearded vulture

noun
plural bearded vultures

Definition of bearded vulture

: a large Old World vulture (Gypaetus barbatus) that occurs in mountainous regions and has long black bristles at the base of the bill : lammergeier

First Known Use of bearded vulture

1750, in the meaning defined above

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“Bearded vulture.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bearded%20vulture. Accessed 19 Sep. 2021.

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