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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. large black bird with a straight bill and long wedge-shaped tail;
[syn: raven, Corvus corax]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Raven \Ra"ven\ (r[=a]"v'n), n. [AS. hr[ae]fn; akin to D. raaf, G. rabe, OHG. hraban, Icel. hrafn, Dan. ravn, and perhaps to L. corvus, Gr. ko`rax. [root]19.] (Zool.) A large black passerine bird (Corvus corax), similar to the crow, but larger, and has a harsh, loud call. It is native of the northern parts of Europe, Asia and America, and is noted for its sagacity. [1913 Webster] Sea raven (Zool.), the cormorant. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

Corvus corax n 1: large black bird with a straight bill and long wedge-shaped tail [syn: raven, Corvus corax]