Definitions

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  • n. An avifauna; a bird.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An avifauna; the fauna of a region in so far as it is composed of birds: as, the ornis of South America; a rich and varied ornis.

Etymologies

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From German Ornis, from Ancient Greek ὄρνις (ornis, "bird")

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