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fish hawk

noun
1.
osprey (def 1).
Origin
1700-1710
1700-10, Americanism
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  • But that's not the only secret in the fish hawk's tackle box.
  • The osprey, or fish hawk, feeds exclusively on live fish.
  • The osprey, or fish hawk, is a frequent early summer visitor.
  • Formerly known as the fish hawk, ospreys rely almost exclusively on fish for their diet.
  • The osprey is often mistakenly called the fish hawk or fish eagle.
British Dictionary definitions for fish hawk

fish hawk

noun
1.
another name for the osprey
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