Accipiter

All possible synonyms of the word Accipiter as well as its hypernyms, hyponyms, antonyms, derivations, entailments, meronyms, pertainyms, domain members, similar words, verb groups, and so on...

Accipiter, genus Accipiter

Definition

  • type genus of the family Accipitridae

Synonyms

  • Accipiter
  • genus Accipiter

Hypernyms

  • bird genus: a genus of birds

Member holonyms

  • Accipitridae, family Accipitridae: hawks; Old World vultures; kites; harriers; eagles

Member meronyms

  • goshawk, Accipiter gentilis: large hawk of Eurasia and North America used in falconry
  • sparrow hawk, Accipiter nisus: small hawk of Eurasia and northern Africa
  • Cooper's hawk, blue darter, Accipiter cooperii: bluish-grey North American hawk having a darting flight

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