ornithic

[awr-nith-ik]

Origin of ornithic

1850–55; < Greek ornīthikós birdlike, equivalent to ornīth- ornith- + -ikos -ic
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British Dictionary definitions for ornithic

ornithic

adjective
  1. of or relating to birds or a bird fauna

Word Origin for ornithic

C19: from Greek ornithikos, from ornis bird
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