Dentirostres

plural noun
Den·​ti·​ros·​tres

Definition of Dentirostres

in former classifications
: a group of passerine birds to which various limits have been assigned

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History and Etymology for Dentirostres

New Latin, from dent- + -rostres (from Latin rostrum beak)

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“Dentirostres.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Dentirostres. Accessed 19 Jan. 2021.

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