[ noun ] (zoology) large harmless hawk found worldwide that feeds on fish and builds a bulky nest often occupied for years
Used in print(Stephen Longstreet, Eagles Where I Walk....)
New_York lay bleaching in the summer sun , and the morning fish_hawk , flying in the heated air , saw below him the long triangular wedge of Manhattan_Island .
The fish_hawk , his wings not moving , circled and glided lower .
The fish_hawk flew_on and was lost from sight .