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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. small Old World falcon formerly trained and flown at small birds;
[syn: hobby, Falco subbuteo]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Hobby \Hob"by\, n.; pl. Hobbies. [OE. hobi; cf. OF. hobe, hob['e], F. hobereau a hobby, a species of falcon. OF. hober to move, stir. Cf. Hobby a horse.] (Zool.) A small, strong-winged European falcon (Falco subbuteo), formerly trained for hawking. Hobby
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

Falco subbuteo n 1: small Old World falcon formerly trained and flown at small birds [syn: hobby, Falco subbuteo]