New World vulture
Also found in: Thesaurus, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Switch to new thesaurus
|Noun||1.||New World vulture - large birds of prey superficially similar to Old World vultures|
vulture - any of various large diurnal birds of prey having naked heads and weak claws and feeding chiefly on carrion
buzzard, Cathartes aura, turkey buzzard, turkey vulture - a New World vulture that is common in South America and Central America and the southern United States
condor - the largest flying birds in the western hemisphere
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.