Fishhawk : Definition

Fishhawk

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Definitions of Fishhawk

Pronunciation : Fish"hawk`
Part of Speech : n.
Definition : Defn: The osprey (Pandion haliaëtus), found both in Europe and America; -- so called because it plunges into the water and seizes fishes in its talons. Called also fishing eagle, and bald buzzard.

(Zoöl.)
Source : Webster's Unabridged Dictionary, 1913

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