Help support Wordnik by adopting your favorite word!

Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In ornithology, a family of clamatorial passerine birds, named from the genus Oxyrhynchus. They are usually included in Tyrannidæ, differing only in the conic-acute instead of hooked bill.

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

Sorry, no example sentences found.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.