plural noun

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
adjective or noun

Word History


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

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“Mesomyodi.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 Apr. 2024.

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