Tyrannus

noun
Ty·​ran·​nus | \ tə̇ˈranəs, tīˈr- \

Definition of Tyrannus

: the type genus of Tyrannidae comprising the kingbird and closely related birds or in former classifications the greater part of the family

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History and Etymology for Tyrannus

New Latin, from Latin, tyrant

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“Tyrannus.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Tyrannus. Accessed 25 Jun. 2022.

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