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avian

[ey-vee-uh n] /ˈeɪ vi ən/
adjective
1.
of or relating to birds.
Origin of avian
1865-1870
First recorded in 1865-70; avi- + -an
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avian

/ˈeɪvɪən/
adjective
1.
of, relating to, or resembling a bird
Word Origin
C19: from Latin avis bird
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Word Origin and History for avian
adj.

"pertaining to birds," 1870, from Latin avis "bird" (see aviary) + -an.

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avian in Medicine

avian a·vi·an (ā'vē-ən)
adj.
Of, relating to, or characteristic of birds.

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avian in Science
avian
  (ā'vē-ən)   
Relating to birds.
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