ornithorhynchous

adjective
or·​nitho·​rhyn·​chous | \ ȯ(r)¦nithə¦riŋkəs, ¦ȯ(r)nəthō¦r- \

Definition of ornithorhynchous

: having a beak like that of a bird

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History and Etymology for ornithorhynchous

New Latin ornithorhynchus + English -ous

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“Ornithorhynchous.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ornithorhynchous. Accessed 14 Apr. 2021.

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