hooded crow


noun

a European crow, Corvus corone cornix, having a gray body and black head, wings, and tail.

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Origin of hooded crow

First recorded in 1490–1500
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British Dictionary definitions for hooded crow

hooded crow

noun

a subspecies of the carrion crow, Corvus corone cornix, that has a grey body and black head, wings, and tailAlso called (Scot): hoodie (ˈhʊdɪ), hoodie crow
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