sea eagle(redirected from white-tailed sea eagles)
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Any of various fish-eating eagles or similar birds, such as the bald eagle or the osprey.
(Animals) any of various fish-eating eagles that live near the sea, esp Haliaetus albicilla (European sea eagle or white-tailed eagle) having a brown plumage and white tail
any of several large eagles of the genus Haliaeetus, that usu. feed on fish.
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|Noun||1.||sea eagle - large harmless hawk found worldwide that feeds on fish and builds a bulky nest often occupied for years|
hawk - diurnal bird of prey typically having short rounded wings and a long tail
|2.||sea eagle - any of various large eagles that usually feed on fish|
bird of Jove, eagle - any of various large keen-sighted diurnal birds of prey noted for their broad wings and strong soaring flight
Haliaeetus pelagicus, Kamchatkan sea eagle, Stellar's sea eagle - found on coasts of the northwestern Pacific
ern, erne, European sea eagle, gray sea eagle, grey sea eagle, Haliatus albicilla, white-tailed sea eagle - bulky greyish-brown eagle with a short wedge-shaped white tail; of Europe and Greenland