Odontolcae

plural noun Odon·tol·cae \ˌōˌdän‧ˈtälˌsē\

Definition of Odontolcae

in some classifications

  1. :  a superorder of Aves including Hesperornis and related genera of extinct aquatic birds with teeth set in a groove

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Origin and Etymology of odontolcae

New Latin, from odont- + -olcae (from Greek holkos, holkē furrow) — more at sulcus


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