Old World vulture(redirected from Aegypiinae)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Encyclopedia.
Switch to new thesaurus
|Noun||1.||Old World vulture - any of several large vultures of Africa and Eurasia|
vulture - any of various large diurnal birds of prey having naked heads and weak claws and feeding chiefly on carrion
griffon vulture, Gyps fulvus, griffon - large vulture of southern Europe and northern Africa having pale plumage with black wings
bearded vulture, Gypaetus barbatus, lammergeier, lammergeyer - the largest Eurasian bird of prey; having black feathers hanging around the bill
Egyptian vulture, Neophron percnopterus, Pharaoh's chicken - small mostly white vulture of Africa and southern Eurasia