Definition of Ospreys

1. Noun. (plural of osprey) ¹



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Definition of Ospreys

1. osprey [n] - See also: osprey

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Ospreys

osotriazole
osotriazoles
osphradia
osphradium
osphresio-
osphresiologic
osphresiology
osphresiophilia
osphresiophobia
osphresis
osphretic
ospray
osprays
osprey
ospreys (current term)
ossa
ossa carpi
ossa clitoridis
ossa cranii
ossa digitorum
ossa faciei
ossa membri inferioris
ossa membri superioris
ossa suturarum
ossa tarsi
ossarium
ossariums

Literary usage of Ospreys

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1. The Ottawa Naturalist by Ottawa Field-Naturalists' Club (1902)
"No. n OUR EAGLES AND ospreys. Rev. CJ YOUNG. The eagle is a notable bird in every country, and the person who takes but little interest usually in the ..."

2. Birds' Nests: An Introduction to the Science of Caliology by Charles Dixon (1902)
"... of various Falconiformes—Of the Vultures—Of certain Eagles —Of the Kites—Of the Hawks and Harriers—Of the ospreys—Nests of the Humming Birds—Of certain ..."

3. Wild England of Today and the Wild Life in it by Charles John Cornish (1895)
"THE LAST OF THE ospreys IT has recently been made matter of complaint against the Christchurch fishermen that they shoot the ospreys, which yearly visit ..."

4. A Tour in Sutherlandshire: With Extracts from the Field-books of a Sportsman by Charles St. John (1849)
"... Another Osprey's Nest — The old ospreys ; Eggs of — The River Laxford — Inn of ... ospreys ..."

5. Two Months in the Highlands, Orcadia, and Skye by Charles Richard Weld (1860)
"ospreys.— Persecution of Birds.— Destruction of Wild Animals.— The Deer Forests.—Arguments in favour of preserving Deer.—The desire for Sport. ..."

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