red-shouldered hawk(redirected from Red Shouldered Hawk)
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A medium-sized North American hawk (Buteo lineatus) having rufous shoulder feathers and usually found in lowland woods.
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|Noun||1.||red-shouldered hawk - North American hawk with reddish brown shoulders|
hawk - diurnal bird of prey typically having short rounded wings and a long tail
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