meaning of caracara

caracara meaning in General Dictionary

A south US bird of a number of types and genera resembling both eagles in addition to vultures The caracaras become scavengers and they are also known as carrion buzzards

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  • some of different long-legged carrion-eating hawks of South America and Central America
  • a-south US bird of several types and genera, resembling the eagles therefore the vultures. The caracaras become scavengers, and they are also known as carrion buzzards.

Sentence Examples with the word caracara

In a narrow strip along the Gulf there are some Mexican or tropical birds, notably the caracara and two varieties of grackle (Megaquiscalus).

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