imperial eagle

imperial eagle
noun
: an eagle (Aquila heliaca) of southern Europe and Asia the adult of which is dark brown with white shoulder patches — called also king eagle

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a brown eagle, Aquila heliaca, of Asia and southern Europe: the subspecies A. heliaca adalberti is endangered.

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imperial eagle,
a large eagle of Spain and eastern Europe. The imperial eagle lives near plains and marshes and has some white feathers at the shoulders.

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