screech owl

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search
See also: screech-owl

English[edit]

Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia

Etymology[edit]

From the fact that these species are owls which emit screeching calls.

Noun[edit]

screech owl (plural screech owls)

  1. Any North American owl of genus Megascops.
  2. (Britain) A barn owl, of species Tyto alba.

Translations[edit]