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Montagu's harrier

/ (ˈmɒntəˌɡjuːz) /
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noun
a brownish European bird of prey, Circus pygargus, with long narrow wings and a long tail: family Accipitridae (hawks, harriers, etc)
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Word Origin for Montagu's harrier

C19: named after Col. George Montagu (1751–1815), British naturalist
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