Sarcoramphus

noun
Sar·​co·​ram·​phus | \ ˌsärkəˈram(p)fəs \

Definition of Sarcoramphus

: a genus of vultures usually including only the king vulture

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History and Etymology for Sarcoramphus

New Latin, from sarc- + Greek rhamphos beak

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“Sarcoramphus.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Sarcoramphus. Accessed 21 Oct. 2021.

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