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goatsucker definition

  • noun:
    • some of different chiefly nocturnal, insectivorous birds regarding the family members Caprimulgidae, which includes the nighthawk together with whippoorwill.
    • Any bird when you look at the nightjar household Caprimulgidae
    • one of the species of insectivorous birds, belonging to Caprimulgus and allied genera, esp. the European types (Caprimulgus Europæus); -- so named through the mistaken idea it sucks goats. The European species normally goat-milker, goat owl, goat chaffer, fern-owl, night-hawk, nightjar, night churr, churr-owl, gnat hawk, and dorhawk.
    • The European night-jar, Caprimulgus europœus: so-called from tho vulgar thought it sucks goats; by extension, any bird of the identical genus, or for the family members Caprimulgidœ.
    • mainly crepuscular or nocturnal nonpasserine wild birds with mottled greyish-brown plumage and enormous eyes; prey on bugs
    • Any of numerous chiefly nocturnal, insectivorous wild birds for the household Caprimulgidae, which include the nighthawk and the whippoorwill.
    • Any bird when you look at the nightjar family members Caprimulgidae
    • one of the types of insectivorous wild birds, belonging to Caprimulgus and allied genera, esp. the European species (Caprimulgus Europæus); -- so called through the mistaken thought so it sucks goats. The European species is also goat-milker, goat owl, goat chaffer, fern-owl, night-hawk, nightjar, evening churr, churr-owl, gnat hawk, and dorhawk.
    • The European night-jar, Caprimulgus europœus: so called from tho vulgar notion that it sucks goats; by expansion, any bird of the identical genus, or of this household Caprimulgidœ.
    • mainly crepuscular or nocturnal nonpasserine wild birds with mottled greyish-brown plumage and large eyes; feed on insects
    • Any of various chiefly nocturnal, insectivorous wild birds associated with the family members Caprimulgidae, including the nighthawk together with whippoorwill.
    • Any bird in nightjar household Caprimulgidae
    • one of the species of insectivorous birds, belonging to Caprimulgus and allied genera, esp. the European types (Caprimulgus Europæus); -- so named from the mistaken thought it sucks goats. The European species is also goat-milker, goat owl, goat chaffer, fern-owl, night-hawk, nightjar, night churr, churr-owl, gnat hawk, and dorhawk.
    • The European night-jar, Caprimulgus europœus: so named from tho vulgar notion so it sucks goats; by expansion, any bird of the identical genus, or associated with family members Caprimulgidœ.
    • primarily crepuscular or nocturnal nonpasserine birds with mottled greyish-brown plumage and large eyes; feed on insects
    • any one of different chiefly nocturnal, insectivorous birds associated with the family members Caprimulgidae, which includes the nighthawk while the whippoorwill.
    • Any bird in the nightjar family Caprimulgidae
    • one of many species of insectivorous wild birds, belonging to Caprimulgus and allied genera, esp. the European types (Caprimulgus Europæus); -- so-called from the mistaken notion so it sucks goats. The European species can be goat-milker, goat owl, goat chaffer, fern owl, night hawk, nightjar, night churr, churr-owl, gnat hawk, and dorhawk.
    • The European night-jar, Caprimulgus europœus: so called from tho vulgar notion that it sucks goats; by extension, any bird of the same genus, or of the family Caprimulgidœ.
    • primarily crepuscular or nocturnal nonpasserine wild birds with mottled greyish-brown plumage and large eyes; prey on pests
    • some of numerous chiefly nocturnal, insectivorous wild birds for the family members Caprimulgidae, which include the nighthawk plus the whippoorwill.
    • Any bird into the nightjar household Caprimulgidae
    • one of many types of insectivorous wild birds, belonging to Caprimulgus and allied genera, esp. the European types (Caprimulgus Europæus); -- so named through the mistaken thought so it sucks goats. The European species normally goat-milker, goat owl, goat chaffer, fern-owl, night-hawk, nightjar, evening churr, churr-owl, gnat hawk, and dorhawk.
    • The European night-jar, Caprimulgus europœus: so called from tho vulgar notion so it sucks goats; by extension, any bird of the same genus, or regarding the family Caprimulgidœ.
    • primarily crepuscular or nocturnal nonpasserine birds with mottled greyish-brown plumage and large eyes; feast upon bugs
    • any one of different chiefly nocturnal, insectivorous wild birds regarding the household Caprimulgidae, which includes the nighthawk and whippoorwill.
    • Any bird in nightjar household Caprimulgidae
    • One of several species of insectivorous birds, belonging to Caprimulgus and allied genera, esp. the European species (Caprimulgus Europæus); -- so called from the mistaken notion that it sucks goats. The European species is also goat-milker, goat owl, goat chaffer, fern owl, night hawk, nightjar, night churr, churr-owl, gnat hawk, and dorhawk.
    • The European night-jar, Caprimulgus europœus: so called from tho vulgar notion that it sucks goats; by extension, any bird of the same genus, or of the family Caprimulgidœ.
    • mainly crepuscular or nocturnal nonpasserine birds with mottled greyish-brown plumage and enormous eyes; feast upon bugs
    • some of numerous chiefly nocturnal, insectivorous birds associated with the family Caprimulgidae, including the nighthawk additionally the whippoorwill.
    • any one of numerous chiefly nocturnal, insectivorous birds of the household Caprimulgidae, which include the nighthawk therefore the whippoorwill.
    • Any bird in the nightjar family Caprimulgidae
    • any one of numerous chiefly nocturnal, insectivorous wild birds for the family Caprimulgidae, which includes the nighthawk and also the whippoorwill.
    • Any bird within the nightjar household Caprimulgidae
    • one of the species of insectivorous birds, belonging to Caprimulgus and allied genera, esp. the European species (Caprimulgus Europæus); -- so named from the mistaken thought so it sucks goats. The European species can be goat-milker, goat owl, goat chaffer, fern-owl, night-hawk, nightjar, night churr, churr-owl, gnat hawk, and dorhawk.
    • Any bird in the nightjar family members Caprimulgidae
    • one of the types of insectivorous wild birds, belonging to Caprimulgus and allied genera, esp. the European types (Caprimulgus Europæus); -- so called through the mistaken idea that it sucks goats. The European species normally goat-milker, goat owl, goat chaffer, fern-owl, night hawk, nightjar, night churr, churr-owl, gnat hawk, and dorhawk.
    • One of several species of insectivorous wild birds, owned by Caprimulgus and allied genera, esp. the European types (Caprimulgus Europæus); -- so named through the mistaken idea that it sucks goats. The European species can be goat-milker, goat owl, goat chaffer, fern owl, night hawk, nightjar, evening churr, churr-owl, gnat hawk, and dorhawk.
    • The European night-jar, Caprimulgus europœus: so called from tho vulgar thought it sucks goats; by expansion, any bird of the identical genus, or of the family Caprimulgidœ.
    • The European night-jar, Caprimulgus europœus: so named from tho vulgar thought so it sucks goats; by extension, any bird of the identical genus, or regarding the family members Caprimulgidœ.
    • mainly crepuscular or nocturnal nonpasserine wild birds with mottled greyish-brown plumage and large eyes; feed on bugs
    • primarily crepuscular or nocturnal nonpasserine wild birds with mottled greyish-brown plumage and large eyes; prey on insects
    • The European night-jar, Caprimulgus europœus: so-called from tho vulgar thought that it sucks goats; by expansion, any bird of the identical genus, or of the family members Caprimulgidœ.
    • mainly crepuscular or nocturnal nonpasserine birds with mottled greyish-brown plumage and enormous eyes; feast upon insects
    • Any of numerous chiefly nocturnal, insectivorous birds of this household Caprimulgidae, which include the nighthawk while the whippoorwill.
    • Any bird inside nightjar family members Caprimulgidae
    • One of several species of insectivorous wild birds, owned by Caprimulgus and allied genera, esp. the European species (Caprimulgus Europæus); -- so named from mistaken thought it sucks goats. The European species is also goat-milker, goat owl, goat chaffer, fern owl, night hawk, nightjar, evening churr, churr-owl, gnat hawk, and dorhawk.
    • The European night-jar, Caprimulgus europœus: so named from tho vulgar thought that it sucks goats; by expansion, any bird of the identical genus, or regarding the family Caprimulgidœ.
    • primarily crepuscular or nocturnal nonpasserine birds with mottled greyish-brown plumage and enormous eyes; prey on pests
    • Any of different chiefly nocturnal, insectivorous birds of this household Caprimulgidae, which include the nighthawk and whippoorwill.
    • Any bird in the nightjar household Caprimulgidae
    • One of several species of insectivorous birds, belonging to Caprimulgus and allied genera, esp. the European species (Caprimulgus Europæus); -- so called from the mistaken notion that it sucks goats. The European species is also goat-milker, goat owl, goat chaffer, fern owl, night hawk, nightjar, night churr, churr-owl, gnat hawk, and dorhawk.
    • The European night-jar, Caprimulgus europœus: so named from tho vulgar notion that it sucks goats; by extension, any bird of the same genus, or of this household Caprimulgidœ.
    • primarily crepuscular or nocturnal nonpasserine birds with mottled greyish-brown plumage and large eyes; prey on insects
    • some of numerous chiefly nocturnal, insectivorous wild birds of this family members Caprimulgidae, including the nighthawk plus the whippoorwill.
    • Any bird into the nightjar family Caprimulgidae
    • one of many types of insectivorous birds, owned by Caprimulgus and allied genera, esp. the European species (Caprimulgus Europæus); -- so called from mistaken idea it sucks goats. The European species is also goat-milker, goat owl, goat chaffer, fern owl, night-hawk, nightjar, evening churr, churr-owl, gnat hawk, and dorhawk.
    • The European night-jar, Caprimulgus europœus: so called from tho vulgar notion that it sucks goats; by extension, any bird of the same genus, or of the family Caprimulgidœ.
    • mainly crepuscular or nocturnal nonpasserine wild birds with mottled greyish-brown plumage and enormous eyes; feed on pests
    • some of different chiefly nocturnal, insectivorous wild birds associated with the family members Caprimulgidae, which includes the nighthawk while the whippoorwill.
    • Any bird when you look at the nightjar family Caprimulgidae
    • One of several types of insectivorous birds, owned by Caprimulgus and allied genera, esp. the European types (Caprimulgus Europæus); -- so named from mistaken idea it sucks goats. The European species normally goat-milker, goat owl, goat chaffer, fern-owl, night-hawk, nightjar, evening churr, churr-owl, gnat hawk, and dorhawk.
    • The European night-jar, Caprimulgus europœus: so called from tho vulgar notion that it sucks goats; by extension, any bird of the same genus, or of the family Caprimulgidœ.
    • primarily crepuscular or nocturnal nonpasserine birds with mottled greyish-brown plumage and large eyes; prey on pests
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