horned owl(redirected from horned owls)
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Any of various owls with feathered ear tufts that resemble horns, especially the great horned owl.
(Animals) any large owl of the genus Bubo, having prominent ear tufts: family Strigidae
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|Noun||1.||horned owl - large owls having prominent ear tufts|
bird of Minerva, bird of night, owl, hooter - nocturnal bird of prey with hawk-like beak and claws and large head with front-facing eyes
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