Red-tailed
Red-tailed Red"-tailed` (-t?ld`), a. Having a red tail. [1913 Webster]

{Red-tailed hawk} (Zo["o]l.), a large North American hawk ({Buteo borealis}). When adult its tail is chestnut red. Called also {hen hawck}, and {red-tailed buzzard}. [1913 Webster]


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