accipitrine

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • (US) IPA(key): /æk.ˈsɪp.ə.tɹaɪn/, /æk.ˈsɪp.ə.tɹɪn/

NounEdit

accipitrine ‎(plural accipitrines)

  1. A hawk or a hawk like bird.

AdjectiveEdit

accipitrine ‎(comparative more accipitrine, superlative most accipitrine)

  1. (ornithology) Like or belonging to the Accipitres; raptorial; hawklike.
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