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tiercel

[teer-suh l] /ˈtɪər səl/
noun, Falconry.
1.
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British Dictionary definitions for tiercel

tercel

/ˈtɜːsəl/
noun
1.
a male falcon or hawk, esp as used in falconry
Word Origin
C14: from Old French, from Vulgar Latin tertiolus (unattested), from Latin tertius third, referring to the tradition that only one egg in three hatched a male chick

tiercel

/ˈtɪəsəl/
noun
1.
a variant of tercel
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