Falco columbarius

Falco columbarius
Merlin Mer"lin, n. [OE. merlion, F. ['e]merillon; cf. OHG. smirl, G. schmerl; prob. fr. L. merula blackbird. Cf. {Merle}.] (Zo["o]l.) A small European falcon ({Falco columbarius}, syn. {Falco lithofalco}, or {Falco [ae]salon}). In North America called also {pigeon hawk}. [1913 Webster +PJC]

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  • Falco columbarius — noun small falcon of Europe and America having dark plumage with black barred tail; used in falconry • Syn: ↑pigeon hawk, ↑merlin • Hypernyms: ↑falcon • Member Holonyms: ↑Falco, ↑genus Falco …   Useful english dictionary

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