plural noun
Meso·​my·​o·​di | \ ¦me|zōˌmīˈōˌdī, ¦mē|, |sō- \

Definition of Mesomyodi

in some classifications
: a group of passerine birds nearly equivalent to Clamatores having the syringeal muscles attached to the middle of the bronchial half rings — compare acromyodi

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Other Words from Mesomyodi

mesomyodian \ ¦⸗⸗ˌ⸗¦ōdēən \ adjective or noun
mesomyodous \ -​dəs \ adjective

History and Etymology for Mesomyodi

New Latin, from mes- + -myodi (from Greek myōdēs muscular, from mys mouse, muscle)

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