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fish eagle

Syllabification: fish ea·gle

Definition of fish eagle in English:

noun

An eagle that catches and feeds on fish.
  • Genus Haliaetus, family Accipitridae: two or three species, in particular the white-headed African fish eagle (H. vocifer)
Example sentences
  • The osprey is often called the fish hawk or the fish eagle.
  • You can sometimes see the beautiful fish eagle circling overhead and hear the shrieking of the brown headed parrot in the trees.
  • The islands are home to many bird species, including fish eagles, ospreys and flamingos.

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