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northern harrier Syllabification: north·ern har·ri·er

Definition of northern harrier in English:

noun

A widespread harrier of open country, the male of which is mainly pale gray and the female brown. Also called marsh hawk.
  • Circus cyaneus, family Accipitridae

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