falcon falcon  /ˈfæl kən/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) diurnal birds of prey having long pointed powerful wings adapted for swift flight
  2. (v) hunt with falcons

Derived Word(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Eight other falcons were busy at Driffield in Yorkshire.
  2. California's peregrine falcons are rarer than giant condors.

News

  1. Peregrine falcon chicks tagged downtown

    Ohio's Division of Wildlife placed bands on three peregrine falcon chicks nesting on the former PNC building at Fourth and Vine streets Tuesday.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: WCPO Cincinnati

  2. Falcon Northwest Fragbox (GeForce GTX 780 SLI)

    The Falcon Northwest Fragbox combines dual GeForce GTX 780 graphics cards with a new Haswell processor to give us a killer semi-portable gaming rig.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: PC Magazine

  3. Falcon naming contest

    WHAT: Annual Woodmen Tower Falcon Program “Name the Falcons” Contest WHEN: Thursday, June 13 – Thursday, June 20 WHERE: The...
    on June 18, 2013     Source: FOX 4 Kansas City

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Quotes

  1. "I knew everyone had made the commitment and wanted to get it done," Ryan said. "I'm just excited and happy. ...... I'm proud of the fact I'm an Atlanta Falcon."
    on May 20, 2006 By: Matt Ryan Source: Los Angeles Times

  2. "Falcon 9 is the vehicle of choice both for the federal government and the commercial sector," Musk said.
    on Jun 16, 2010 By: Elon Musk Source: The Associated Press

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