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carcase is, there shall the eagles be gathered together, where the

carcase is, there shall the eagles be gathered together, where the proverbial saying, mid 16th century, ultimately with biblical allusion to Matthew 24:28, ‘Wheresoever the carcase is, there shall the eagles be gathered together.’ Eagles in this saying are regarded as carrion birds, and modern translations often have ‘vultures’ instead.

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eagles See ACCIPITRIDAE.

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