ornithic

adjective
or·​nith·​ic | \ ȯr-ˈni-thik How to pronounce ornithic (audio) \

Definition of ornithic

: of, relating to, or characteristic of birds

First Known Use of ornithic

1842, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for ornithic

Greek ornithikos, from ornith-, ornis

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“Ornithic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ornithic. Accessed 29 Sep. 2020.

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