Definition of Family Accipitridae
1. Noun. Hawks; Old World vultures; kites; harriers; eagles.
Generic synonyms: Bird Family
Group relationships: Falconiformes, Order Falconiformes
Member holonyms: Hawk, Accipiter, Genus Accipiter, Buteo, Genus Buteo, Genus Pernis, Pernis, Kite, Genus-milvus, Milvus, Elanoides, Genus Elanoides, Elanus, Genus Elanus, Circus, Genus Circus, Circaetus, Genus Circaetus, Bird Of Jove, Eagle, Genus Harpia, Harpia, Aquila, Genus Aquila, Genus Haliaeetus, Haliaeetus, Old World Vulture, Genus Gyps, Gyps, Genus Gypaetus, Gypaetus, Genus Neophron, Neophron, Aegypius, Genus Aegypius
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Family Accipitridae
Literary usage of Family Accipitridae
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1. Adventure Guide to the Alaska Highway by Ed Readicker-Henderson (2006)
"owl, six kinds of falcon, and eight species from the family Accipitridae, which includes harriers, hawks, and eagles. Book a flight and buy your topo maps ..."