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Definition of tawny owl noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

tawny owl

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˈtɔːni aʊl//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈtɔːni aʊl//
 
Birds
 
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a reddish-brown or grey European bird of prey (= a bird that kills other creatures for food) of the owl family See related entries: Birds