eagle vulture

noun

Definition of eagle vulture

: a large black-and-white western African bird (Gypohierax angolensis) intermediate in some characters between eagles and vultures and feeding on the fruit of oil palms and on carrion (as fish)

called also vulturine sea eagle

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“Eagle vulture.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/eagle%20vulture. Accessed 23 May. 2022.

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