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marsh hawk

marsh hawk

n
(Animals) another name for marsh harrier2

marsh′ hawk`


n.
a common harrier of North America, Circus cyaneus hudsonius.
[1805–15, Amer.]
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Noun1.marsh hawk - common harrier of North America and Europemarsh hawk - common harrier of North America and Europe; nests in marshes and open land
genus Circus, Circus - a genus of haws comprising the harriers
harrier - hawks that hunt over meadows and marshes and prey on small terrestrial animals
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