cuculiform

adjective

of, relating to, or belonging to the order Cuculiformes, which includes the cuckoos

Nearby words

  1. cuckoo wasp,
  2. cuckoo-shrike,
  3. cuckoo-spit,
  4. cuckooflower,
  5. cuckoopint,
  6. cucullate,
  7. cucullated,
  8. cucumber,
  9. cucumber beetle,
  10. cucumber mosaic

Word Origin for cuculiform

from Latin cucūlus cuckoo + -form

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