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bearded vulture

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Definition of bearded vulture in English:

noun

Another term for lammergeier.
Example sentences
  • One of four species of vulture found in Europe, bearded vultures earned their name from a small tuft of dark feathers below their beaks.
  • Editor's reply: European scientists attempting to bolster the bearded vulture population tell us that the vultures often lay two eggs, and one hatchling will typically kill the other.
  • ‘We have to put food in the caves every third or fourth day,’ says Richard Zink, a biologist and project coordinator who monitors bearded vultures in Austria and Germany.

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