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Definitions for condor
ˈkɒn dər, -dɔr; kənˈdɔr eɪscon·dor

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. condornoun

    the largest flying birds in the western hemisphere

Wiktionary

  1. condornoun

    Either of two New World vultures, Vultur gryphus of the Andes or Gymnogyps californianus, a nearly extinct vulture of the mountains of California.

    Etymology: From kuntur

  2. condornoun

    A gold coin of some South American countries bearing the figure of one of these vultures.

    Etymology: From kuntur

  3. condornoun

    An Argentinian short range ballistic missile.

    Etymology: From kuntur

  4. condornoun

    In golf, four under par (quadruple birdie, triple eagle, or double albatross)

    Etymology: From kuntur

Webster Dictionary

  1. Condornoun

    a very large bird of the Vulture family (Sarcorhamphus gryphus), found in the most elevated parts of the Andes

    Etymology: [Sp. condor, fr. Peruvian cuntur.]

Freebase

  1. Condor

    Condor is the name for two species of New World vultures, each in a monotypic genus. They are the largest flying land birds in the Western Hemisphere. They are: ⁕The Andean Condor which inhabits the Andean mountains. ⁕The California Condor currently restricted to western coastal mountains of the United States and Mexico.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Condor

    kon′dor, n. a large vulture found among the Andes of South America. [Sp.,—Peruv. cuntur.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of condor in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of condor in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of condor in a Sentence

  1. Yves Rossy:

    We will be mosquitoes, flying with an eagle or a condor.

  2. Jeff Corwin:

    It's not all that different to the American California condors. You know, the California condor just a few decades ago was reduced to being nearly extinct in the wild. Now [there are] around 500-plus wild condors, but it's a highly managed population. It requires a lot of micromanagement to ensure that they survive in the wild, and, this will likely be the same in Australia … because Australia is the poster child as the Tasmanian devil is the poster child for incredible natural wonder and shocking environmental catastrophe.

  3. Peter Altmaier:

    Condor is a profitable company and therefore our decision was based on economic factors, not on political criteria.

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