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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Falconiformes, order Falconiformes(noun)

    chiefly diurnal carnivorous birds having hooked beaks and long talons with opposable hind toe: falcons; hawks; eagles; ospreys; caracaras; vultures

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  1. Falconiformes

    The order Falconiformes is a group of about 290 species of birds that comprises the diurnal birds of prey. Raptor classification is difficult and the order is treated in several ways.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Falconiformes

    An order of diurnal BIRDS of prey, including EAGLES; HAWKS; buzzards; vultures; and falcons.

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