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golden eagle

a large eagle, Aquila chrysaëtos, of the Northern Hemisphere, having golden-brown feathers on the back of the head and neck.
Origin of golden eagle
1780-90 Unabridged
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  • Prolific piglet production means a steady food source the golden eagle.
  • Tourists looking skyward may catch a glimpse of a bald eagle or a golden eagle.
  • Rehabilitated, released golden eagle being tracked by satellite.
  • The bald eagle and the golden eagle are similar in size and their flight feathers share many common features.
  • The golden eagle is a solitary bird, which can be found in remote areas.
British Dictionary definitions for golden eagle

golden eagle

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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