crowned eagle

noun

Definition of crowned eagle

: a large forest-dwelling African eagle (Stephanoaetus coronatus) that has a yellowish-marked crest and the breast feathers yellow tipped with black and that feeds chiefly on monkeys and small antelopes

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First Known Use of crowned eagle

circa 1712, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of crowned eagle was circa 1712

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“Crowned eagle.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/crowned%20eagle. Accessed 19 Jan. 2022.

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