acromyodian

adjective
ac·​ro·​my·​o·​di·​an | \ ¦a-krō-ˌmī-¦ō-dē-ən \
variants: or acromyodic \ ¦a-​krō-​ˌmī-​¦ō-​dik , -​¦ä-​dik \ or acromyodous \ ¦a-​krō-​ˌmī-​¦ō-​dəs \

Definition of acromyodian

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: of or relating to the Acromyodi

acromyodian

noun
ac·​ro·​my·​o·​di·​an | \ ¦a-krō-ˌmī-¦ō-dē-ən \
plural -s

Definition of acromyodian (Entry 2 of 2)

: a bird of the group Acromyodi

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First Known Use of acromyodian

Adjective

1876, in the meaning defined above

Noun

1887, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for acromyodian

Adjective

New Latin Acromyodi + English -an or -ic or -ous

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The first known use of acromyodian was in 1876

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“Acromyodian.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/acromyodian. Accessed 25 January 2020.

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