masculine noun
1. (animal) (El Salvador) (Mexico) 
a. buzzard 
Nos flaqueaban las fuerzas, y varios sopilotes volaban en círculo sobre nuestras cabezas.Our strength was flagging, and several buzzards were flying in circles above our heads.
Los sopilotes devoraban los restos de un animal que ahora era ya irreconocible.The black vultures were devouring the rests of an animal that was unrecognizable by then.
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