- of or relating to birds.
Origin of ornithic
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But the Australian region is also remarkable for its ornithic singularity.
But the immense size of some of these footprints served to militate for a time against belief in their ornithic origin.The Testimony of the Rocks
His opinion as to the ornithic character of the remains was afterwards confirmed by Professor Owen.The Geological Evidence of The Antiquity of Man
- of or relating to birds or a bird fauna
C19: from Greek ornithikos, from ornis bird
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