praecoces

plural noun, often capitalized prae·co·ces \ˈprēkəˌsēz\
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precoces

\ˈprēkəˌsēz\

Definition of praecoces

  1. :  precocial birds

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Origin and Etymology of praecoces

New Latin, from Latin praecoces, masculine & feminine plural of Latin praecoc-, praecox ripe before its time, premature — more at precocious


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