great gray owl

noun

Definition of great gray owl

: a large round-headed owl (Strix nebulosa) having very full fluffy plumage that is gray mottled and barred with darker gray and white and being nearly circumpolar in northern forests

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“Great gray owl.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/great%20gray%20owl. Accessed 18 Jan. 2021.

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