Elanet \E*la"net\, n. (Zo["o]l.) A kite of the genus {Elanus}. [1913 Webster]

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  • elanet — /elˈə net/ noun A kite of the genus Elanus ORIGIN: Gr elanos a kite …   Useful english dictionary

  • kite — n 1. box kite, tetrahedral kite, dragon kite, eddy kite, Hargrave or cellular kite. 2. small hawk, bird of prey, black kite, swallow tailed kite, white tailed kite, elanet. v 3.Informal. ascend, mount, rise, arise, uprise, go up, get up, come up …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

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