great horned owl
a large, brown-speckled owl, Bubo virginianus, common in the Western Hemisphere, having prominent ear tufts.
Words nearby great horned owl
Origin of great horned owl
First recorded in 1670–80
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I supposed, of course, that it was only a great-horned-owl, and so laid plans to get him.Ways of Wood Folk|William J. Long