buteo

[ byoo-tee-oh ]
/ ˈbyu tiˌoʊ /
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noun, plural bu·te·os.

any of several buzzards or hawks of the genus Buteo.

Nearby words

  1. butchy,
  2. bute,
  3. butenandt,
  4. butene,
  5. butenedioic acid,
  6. buteshire,
  7. buteyko method,
  8. buthelezi,
  9. buthelezi, mangosuthu gatsha,
  10. butler

Origin of buteo

1905–10; < New Latin; Latin būteō a kind of hawk or falcon

Related formsbu·te·o·nine [byoo-tee-oh-nahyn, -nin, byoo-tee-] /ˈbyu ti oʊˌnaɪn, -nɪn, byuˈti-/, adjective, noun

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