plural noun Stri·ges \ˈstrīˌjēz\

Definition of Striges

in some classifications

  1. :  a group of birds equivalent to Strigiformes formerly made a suborder of Coraciiformes or Raptores

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Origin and Etymology of striges

New Latin, from plural of Latin strix screech owl — more at strident

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a brief usually trivial fact

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