sea eagle


noun

any of several large eagles of the genus Haliaetus, that usually feed on fish.

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Origin of sea eagle

First recorded in 1660–70
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sea eagle

noun

any of various fish-eating eagles that live near the sea, esp Haliaetus albicilla (European sea eagle or white-tailed eagle) having a brown plumage and white tail
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