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A large eagle (Aquila chrysaetos) of the Northern Hemisphere, having dark plumage with brownish-yellow feathers on the back of the head and neck.
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(Animals) a large eagle, Aquila chrysaetos, of mountainous regions of the N hemisphere, having a plumage that is golden brown on the back and brown elsewhere
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a large, golden-brown eagle, Aquila chrysaëtos, of mountainous regions of the Northern Hemisphere.
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|Noun||1.||golden eagle - large eagle of mountainous regions of the northern hemisphere having a golden-brown head and neck|
bird of Jove, eagle - any of various large keen-sighted diurnal birds of prey noted for their broad wings and strong soaring flight
ringtail - an immature golden eagle
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