Definition of carrion crow in English:

carrion crow

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noun

  • A medium-sized, typically all-black crow which is common throughout much of Eurasia.
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    • In much of Ireland and Scotland, our carrion crow is replaced by the grey-and-black hooded crow; in the border zones, the two species inter-breed.
    • The side-blotched lizard, and the carrion crow (Corvus corone corone) are among the animals revealed by researchers to possess a social behavior.
    • This is the hooded crow, which is only a carrion crow, at least as far as bird scientists are concerned.

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