grass owl

grass owl

      any of certain grassland owl species, belonging to the family Tytonidae, which also includes the barn owls. See barn owl.

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  • Grass owl — Grass Grass, n. [OE. gras, gres, gers, AS, gr[ae]s, g[ae]rs; akin to OFries. gres, gers, OS., D., G., Icel., & Goth. gras, Dan. gr[ae]s, Sw. gr[aum]s, and prob. to E. green, grow. Cf. {Graze}.] 1. Popularly: Herbage; the plants which constitute… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • grass owl — noun : a rather large long legged owl (Tyto longimembris) that lives in tall grass and is widely distributed from India and southern China to northern Australia and Fiji …   Useful english dictionary

  • African Grass-owl — Taxobox name = African Grass owl status = LC | status system = IUCN3.1 regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Aves ordo = Strigiformes familia = Tytonidae genus = Tyto species = T. capensis binomial = Tyto capensis binomial authority =… …   Wikipedia

  • Eastern Grass-owl — Taxobox name = Eastern Grass owl image caption = Painting from John Gould s Birds of Asia status = LC | status system = IUCN3.1 regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Aves ordo = Strigiformes familia = Tytonidae genus = Tyto species = T.… …   Wikipedia

  • African grass-owl — kapinė liepsnotoji pelėda statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas atitikmenys: lot. Tyto capensis angl. African grass owl vok. Kapgraseule, f rus. капская сипуха, f pranc. effraie du Cap, f ryšiai: platesnis terminas – liepsnotosios pelėdos …   Paukščių pavadinimų žodynas

  • eastern grass-owl — rytinė liepsnotoji pelėda statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas atitikmenys: lot. Tyto longimembris angl. eastern grass owl vok. Graseule, f pranc. effraie de prairie, f ryšiai: platesnis terminas – liepsnotosios pelėdos …   Paukščių pavadinimų žodynas

  • Grass — Grass, n. [OE. gras, gres, gers, AS, gr[ae]s, g[ae]rs; akin to OFries. gres, gers, OS., D., G., Icel., & Goth. gras, Dan. gr[ae]s, Sw. gr[aum]s, and prob. to E. green, grow. Cf. {Graze}.] 1. Popularly: Herbage; the plants which constitute the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Grass bass — Grass Grass, n. [OE. gras, gres, gers, AS, gr[ae]s, g[ae]rs; akin to OFries. gres, gers, OS., D., G., Icel., & Goth. gras, Dan. gr[ae]s, Sw. gr[aum]s, and prob. to E. green, grow. Cf. {Graze}.] 1. Popularly: Herbage; the plants which constitute… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Grass bird — Grass Grass, n. [OE. gras, gres, gers, AS, gr[ae]s, g[ae]rs; akin to OFries. gres, gers, OS., D., G., Icel., & Goth. gras, Dan. gr[ae]s, Sw. gr[aum]s, and prob. to E. green, grow. Cf. {Graze}.] 1. Popularly: Herbage; the plants which constitute… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Grass cloth — Grass Grass, n. [OE. gras, gres, gers, AS, gr[ae]s, g[ae]rs; akin to OFries. gres, gers, OS., D., G., Icel., & Goth. gras, Dan. gr[ae]s, Sw. gr[aum]s, and prob. to E. green, grow. Cf. {Graze}.] 1. Popularly: Herbage; the plants which constitute… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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