canceleer definition

  • noun:
    • The turn of a hawk upon the wing to recoup it self, after missing in the 1st stoop. Additionally written canceller.
    • The turn of a hawk upon the wing to recuperate it self, after lacking in the first stoop. Additionally written canceller.
  • others:
    • In falconry, to make two or three times on the wing before seizing the victim, as a hawk in stooping, specially when it misses. Also written canceller.
    • Figuratively, to make aside; digress.
    • In falconry, to turn 2 or 3 times regarding wing before seizing the victim, as a hawk in stooping, specially when it misses. In addition written canceller.
    • Figuratively, to show aside; digress.

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