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Synonyms for buzzard

a New World vulture that is common in South America and Central America and the southern United States

the common European short-winged hawk


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It was a strange sight had there been anything but the buzzards to see it.
On the ledge of rock above this strange couple there stood three solemn buzzards, who, at the sight of the new comers uttered raucous screams of disappointment and flapped sullenly away.
I fully anticipated a demand for certain new concessions, following the precedent already established in the cases of the stuffed buzzard, and the Cupid's wing.
But joining the corvids at this alternative dining table were a red kite and a buzzard.
RED-TAILED buzzard Maverick is the star attraction at a bird of prey centre.
THE first case of bird flu in Wales this winter has been confirmed in a buzzard in the Vale of Glamorgan.
The dead buzzard was carrying the highly pathogenic H5N6 avian influenza virus, the same strain that has been found in wild birds in England over recent weeks.
The buzzard was found in Barry and was part of a batch submitted by a charity as part of a surveillance programme of wild birds.
In coach Bob Buzzards three years as the LHS wrestling coach 1970-72 his top wrestler was Dan Holm, a junior when coach Buzzard took over.
Robens Ultralite Buzzard UL tent This new two-person tent weighs in at less than 1kg.
com)-- AlphaDogs is pleased to announce completion of the psychedelic horror film Buzzard Hollow Beef where the phrase "you are what you eat" takes on a whole new meaning.
BROWNSVILLE - Allen Buzzard was standing spread eagle in the middle of North Main Street, right in front of a green bridge that had an air of familiarity.
and Washington DC-based real estate company Akridge will lead a consortium of real estate developers and investors to acquire and redevelop the former US Coast Guard Headquarters at Buzzard Point in Washington, DC into an 80,000-square-foot restaurant and retail space called Riverpoint, the company said.
TUCKY BUZZARD - THE COMPLETE TUCKY BUZZARD HAVING come to the end of their psychedelic path, The End decided on a change of musical direction and with it a change of name too, arising from the ashes as Tucky Buzzard in 1970.
A GLIDER pilot narrowly avoided colliding with a Tornado fighter jet after mistaking it for a buzzard.