Baptornis

noun Bap·tor·nis \bapˈtȯrnə̇s\

Definition of Baptornis

  1. :  a genus of swimming birds from the Cretaceous of Kansas that is imperfectly known but probably related to Hesperornis

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Origin and Etymology of baptornis

New Latin, from Greek baptein to dip + -ornis


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