montagus harrier

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Montagu's harrier (ˈmɒntəˌɡjuːz)
a brownish European bird of prey, Circus pygargus, with long narrow wings and a long tail: family Accipitridae (hawks, harriers, etc)
[C19: named after Col. George Montagu (1751--1815), British naturalist]

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