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Definition of the noun bateleur

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Bateleur is the vernacular name of the Terathopius ecaudatus, a species of Terathopius.

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  1. A species of eagle, Terathopius ecaudatus, endemic to Africa and Arabia.

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Google previewEagles (2004)

by Tom Warhol, Chris Reiter

The bateleur is a very unusual eagle and a very unusual snake eagle as well. Its colorful and distinctive plumage makes it unmistakable as it glides over the tropical grasslands of Africa. This eagle is about 24 inches long (61 cm) and weighs 4 ...

Google preview3 Important Facts About African Safari (2015)

by Eugene Wilks

The great thing about Bateleur is the situation overlooking the plains of the Masai Mara, So the activities will be geared to some extent to the time of year, dominated by the great migration. You will go on morning, and afternoon game drives, ...

Google previewBirds of the Serengeti (2014)

And Ngorongoro Conservation Area by Adam Scott Kennedy

Bateleur is the French It shows a distinctive silhouette in flight word for acrobat and (page 51) with swept-back, angular wings was given to the bird on account of its habit of tipping for balance in flight, like a tightrope walker. and a tail so short ...

Google previewJohannesburg & Kruger National Park (Footprint Focus Guide) (2010)

by Lizzie Williams

Bateleur is an isolated bushveld camp surrounded by a vast area of mopane and acaciawoodland withthePhonda Hills (400 m)lyingtothe north.Visitors to the camp have exclusive access to the twonearby dams, Rooibosrand and Silverfish, ...

Google previewBirds in Flight (2008)

The Art and Science of How Birds Fly by Carrol L. Henderson

The bateleur is an eagle with an extremely short tail. Because it feeds mainly on carrion in the open grasslands ofAfrica, it does The male dives toward the female and swoops up after. not require a long tail that would provide agility for pinpoint ...

Google previewThe eagle watchers (2013)

observing and conserving raptors around the world by Ruth E. Tingay, Todd E. Katzner

The genus Terathopius is monotypic—composed of only one species—the bateleur (Terathopius ecaudatus). The bateleur is an extremely ...

Google previewBirds of Kenya's Rift Valley (2014)

by Adam Scott Kennedy

Bateleur is the French word for acrobat and ...

Google previewBird Migration (1993)

by Thomas Alerstam, David A. Christie

The Bateleur is a good symbol of the amazing ability of birds to exploit the ...

Google previewLuo Biological Dictionary (1998)

by J. O. Kokwaro, Timothy Johns

Ongo, ( Bateleur) Terathopius ecaudatus. Identified in all plumages by its remarkable short ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Birds (1893)

by Alfred Newton, Hans Gadow

the name given to some of the larger Eagles, and especially to the beautiful Helotarsus ecaudatus (sometimes known as the " Bateleur "), by the Dutch colonists in South Africa, and often adopted by English ...

Google previewDictionary of the Theatre (1998)

Terms, Concepts, and Analysis by Patrice Pavis, Christine Shantz

bateleur;GeT.: Gaukler; Sp.: malabarista. The juggler was a Isotopy 191.

Google previewRandom House Webster's Rhyming Dictionary (2008)

by Random House

monsieur, occur, poseur, prefer, recur, refer, rongeur, sandbur, sand- spur, seigneur, tailleur, transfer, voyeur, white fir; accoucheur, amateur, arbiter, balsam fir, barrister, bateleur, calendar, chronicler, chorister, cocklebur, colander, comforter, ...

Google previewThe Polo Encyclopedia, 2d ed. (2015)

by Horace A. Laffaye

Bateleur English team (Alan Kent, Martín Vidou, Andrea Vianini and Lord Charles Beresford) winner of the Silver Jubilee Cup in 2004. Bates, Charles S. Player from the Country Club of Westchester; winner of the 1891 Herbert Trophies.

Google previewTardy's Explanatory Pronuncing Dictionary ... A new edition corrected and much enlarged, by J. C. Tarver (1847)

by TARDY (Lexicographer.)

batë-lè, a wherry Bateleur, euse, s. ьаъёлш, ëüse, a mountebanlc [man Batelier, m. bä-te-lié, a waterBâter, va. bâ-të, to saddle an ass Bâtier, ...

Google previewA Compleat English Dictionary (1771)

Oder Vollständiges Englisch-deutsches Wörterbuch, Anfänglich Von Nathan Bailey Herausgegeben; Jetzt Aber Fast Ganz Umgearbeitet, Vermehret und Verbessert Von Anton Ernst Klausing, ... by Nathan Bailey

Hiccius-Doëtius, mot d'un bateleur, praestigiatoris dialečtus, die Worte ...

Google previewA Compleat English Dictionary Oder Vollständig Englisch-Deutsches Wörterbuch, Anfänglich Von --- Hrsg. U. Verb. Von Anton Ernst Klausing. Etc. 4. Aufl (1771)

Hiccius-Doëtius, mot d' un bateleur, praestigiatoris dialečtus, die Worte eines Taschenspielers. + Hiccough, Hicket, Hick-up, ...

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Scrabble value of B3A1T1E1L1E1U1R1

The value of this 8-letter word is 10 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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