- a European crow, Corvus corone cornix, having a gray body and black head, wings, and tail.
Origin of hooded crow
First recorded in 1490–1500
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- 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