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buteo

[byoo-tee-oh] /ˈbyu tiˌoʊ/
noun, plural buteos.
1.
any of several buzzards or hawks of the genus Buteo.
Origin of buteo
1905-1910
1905-10; < New Latin; Latin būteō a kind of hawk or falcon
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buteonine
[byoo-tee-oh-nahyn, -nin, byoo-tee-] /ˈbyu ti oʊˌnaɪn, -nɪn, byuˈti-/ (Show IPA),
adjective, noun
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