Definitions

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  • n. A grey and black Eurasian crow, Corvus cornix.

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  • adj. a European crow (Corvus cornix); -- called also hoody, dun crow, and royston crow.

Etymologies

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From its hooded appearance.

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  • Scots hoodit craw.

    May 20, 2011

  • They are quite dapper, aren't they?

    December 7, 2007

  • These birds are more attractive than the all-black crows I knew in America, and the Slovenes call them "gray crows": siva vrana. I have learned not to park my car under their trees.

    December 6, 2007