passeriform

[pas-er-uh-fawrm, puh-ser-uh-]

adjective

of or relating to the order Passeriformes; passerine.

Nearby words

  1. passenger pigeon,
  2. passepied,
  3. passer,
  4. passer-by,
  5. passerby,
  6. passerine,
  7. passible,
  8. passifloraceous,
  9. passim,
  10. passing

Origin of passeriform

< New Latin Passeriformes, equivalent to Latin passer sparrow + -iformes -iformes

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