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A lanner falcon, especially a female of the species.

[Middle English laner, from Old French lanier, woolweaver, coward, from Latin lānārius, woolworker, from lāna, wool.]
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1. (Animals) a large falcon, Falco biarmicus, of Mediterranean regions, N Africa, and S Asia
2. (Falconry) falconry the female of this falcon. Compare lanneret
[C15: from Old French (faucon) lanier cowardly (falcon), from Latin lanārius wool worker, coward; referring to its sluggish flight and timid nature]
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(ˈlæn ər)

1. a falcon, Falco biarmicus, of S Europe, N Africa, and S Asia.
2. the female of this bird.
[1250–1300; Middle English laner < Middle French lanier literally, wool weaver (< Latin lānārius)]
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References in classic literature ?
"Good-morning, Lanner," answered Holmes; "you won't think me an intruder, I am sure.
Lanner. It is a very deeply planned and cold-blooded murder."
Lanner Electronics Inc., on the other hand, has been an industry leader in network computing and information security, and with long expertise, Lanner founded its Telecommunication Application Division to further penetrate the vertical markets of 5G, SDN, and NFV.
Toronto, Canada, April 09, 2019 --( Lanner Electronics Inc., a global leader in developing network appliances and intelligent network video recorders, has leveraged its longstanding partnership with Intel, who is leading embedded deep learning with their OpenVINO toolkit and Myriad X VPU's, to offer modular, low-power and cost-effective edge vision processing.
Lanner Electronics has collaborated with Intel to deliver an IntelSelect Solution for universal customer premises equipment (uCPE).
Lanner has partnered with Telco Systems, a provider of SDN/NFV, CE 2.0, MPLS and IP solutions, to accelerate NFV service deployments.
M2 EQUITYBITES-December 11, 2017-Accedian partners with Lanner Electronics on vCPE
TELECOMWORLDWIRE-December 11, 2017-Accedian partners with Lanner Electronics on vCPE
Fredrik Lanner's research team at Karolinska Institutet and Peter Rugg-Gunn's at Cambridge's Babraham Institute in the U.K.
But developmental biologist Fredrik Lanner of the Karolinska Institute in Stockholm is the first researcher to publicly acknowledge editing genes in viable human embryos.
NPR reported ( Fredrik Lanner , a developmental biologist at the Karolinska Institutet, is the first researcher known to have broken the taboo against attempting to alter the genes of healthy human embryos.