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sparrow hawk

n.
1. See kestrel.
2. or spar·row·hawk (spăr′ō-hôk′) Any of several small hawks that have short, broad wings and prey on sparrows and other small birds, especially the Eurasian sparrowhawk (Accipiter nisus) of Europe, Asia, and northern Africa.
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sparrowhawk

(ˈspærəʊˌhɔːk)
n
(Animals) any of several small hawks, esp Accipiter nisus, of Eurasia and N Africa that prey on smaller birds
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sparrowhawk

[ˈspærəʊhɔːk] Ngavilán m
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sparrowhawk

n (European) → Sperber m; (N American) → amerikanischer Falke
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sparrowhawk

[ˈspærəʊˌhɔːk] nsparviero
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