Conirostres

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

Definition of Conirostres

in former classifications
: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)


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