Odontognathae

plural noun
Odon·​tog·​na·​thae

Definition of Odontognathae

: a superorder of extinct toothed birds (subclass Neornithes)

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Other Words from Odontognathae

odontognathous \ ¦⸗ˌ⸗¦⸗⸗thəs \ or less commonly odontognathic \ ō¦dän‧ˌtō¦nathik \ adjective

History and Etymology for Odontognathae

New Latin, from odont- + -gnathae

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“Odontognathae.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Odontognathae. Accessed 13 Apr. 2021.

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