plural noun Co·ni·ros·tres \ˌkōnəˈrä(ˌ)strēz, ˌkän-\

Definition of Conirostres

in former classifications

  1. :  an artificial group of birds including the finches and weaverbirds and often the tanagers

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Origin and Etymology of conirostres

New Latin, from 1coni- + -rostres (from Latin rostrum beak) — more at rostrum

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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