Buceros

noun Bu·ce·ros \ˈbyüsəˌräs\

Definition of Buceros

  1. :  the type genus of a family (Bucerotidae) comprising a number of typical hornbills — see bucerotes

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Origin and Etymology of buceros

New Latin, from Greek boukerōs with horns like those of cattle, from bous head of cattle + keras horn — more at horn


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