Insessores

plural noun In·ses·so·res \ˌinˌseˈsōr(ˌ)ēz\

Definition of Insessores

in former classifications

  1. :  an order of birds that have the feet adapted for perching including the Passeres and many others

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Origin and Etymology of insessores

New Latin, from Late Latin, plural of insessor waylayer (literally, one that sits on), from Latin insessus (past participle) + -or


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