broad-winged hawk

noun
variants: or less commonly broad-wing hawk \ ˈ⸗ˌ⸗-​ \

Definition of broad-winged hawk

: a common American hawk (Buteo platypterus) that is dark brown above with lower parts white streaked with brown

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“Broad-winged hawk.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/broad-winged%20hawk. Accessed 31 Jul. 2021.

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