dentirostral

[den-ti-ros-truh l]
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adjective Ornithology.

having a toothlike projection on the cutting edge of the bill, as falcons and shrikes.

Nearby words

  1. dentinogenesis imperfecta,
  2. dentinoid,
  3. dentinoma,
  4. dentinum,
  5. dentiparous,
  6. dentist,
  7. dentistry,
  8. dentition,
  9. dento-,
  10. dentoalveolar

Origin of dentirostral

First recorded in 1835–45; denti- + rostral

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