Monias

noun Mo·ni·as \ˈmōnēəs\

Definition of Monias

  1. :  a monotypic genus of Madagascan birds (family Mesitornithidae) having a longer bill and tail than members of the closely related genus Mesitornis

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Origin and Etymology of monias

New Latin, from Greek, solitary, from monos alone, single — more at monk


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