falconer falconer  /ˈfæl kə nər/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a person who breeds and trains hawks and who follows the sport of falconry

Usage(s):

  1. A falconer first hoods his hawk to keep it calm; he then teases the hungry bird with bits of meat.
  2. Then the head winemaker showed us their alternative pest-control system: a falconer.

News

  1. DFT Communications Announces $200K Fiber-Optic Network Expansion

    Businesses on Jamestown's east side and in the village of Falconer will now be able to take advantage of new data and voice services offered by DFT Communications as it expands its fiber-optic network in the area.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: The Post-Journal

  2. Freeport shelter director: Dog fighting a problem

    FREEPORT — Stephenson County police receive few complaints about dog fighting, but Carol Falconer said she believes the problem is bigger than most people realize and she’s urging people to report the problem when they see it. INSIDE: Who to call
    on June 11, 2013     Source: The Journal-Standard

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