Milvine
Milvine Mil"vine, a. [L. milvus kite.] (Zo["o]l.) Of or resembling birds of the kite kind. [1913 Webster]

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  • Milvine — Mil vine, n. (Zo[ o]l.) A bird related to the kite. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • milvine — adjective Of or resembling birds of the kite kind …   Wiktionary

  • milvine — milˈvine adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑Milvus …   Useful english dictionary

  • Accipitridae — Taxobox name = Accipitridae fossil range = Eocene Recent image caption = Ornate Hawk Eagle Spizaetus ornatus regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Aves ordo = Falconiformes familia = Accipitridae familia authority = Vieillot, 1816… …   Wikipedia

  • Snail Kite — Taxobox name = Snail Kite image width = 240px image caption = Adult female Note remains of snail behind the bird s feet status = LC status system = iucn3.1 regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Aves ordo = Falconiformes familia =… …   Wikipedia

  • Milan — Sm Gabelweihe per. Wortschatz fach. (18. Jh.) Entlehnung. Entlehnt aus frz. milan, das über prov. milan auf l. mīlvus Gabelweihe zurückgeht.    Ebenso ne. milvine, nfrz. milan. französisch l …   Etymologisches Wörterbuch der deutschen sprache

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