[ suhb-os-in, -ahyn ]
/ sʌbˈɒs ɪn, -aɪn /
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of or relating to birds of the suborder Suboscines, of the order Passeriformes, comprising the supposedly more primitive members of the order, with less well developed vocal organs than the oscine birds.
a suboscine bird.
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