desmognathous definition

  • adjective:
    • getting the maxillopalatine bones united; placed on a group of carinate birds (Desmognathae), including numerous wading and cycling birds, such as ducks and herons, also raptorial and other sorts
    • obtaining the maxillo-palatine bones united; -- placed on a team of carinate wild birds (Desmognathæ), including various wading and cycling wild birds, whilst the ducks and herons, as well as raptorial and other kinds.
  • others:
    • Having the “bound - palate” types of construction; exhibiting desmognathism; that belong or relating to the Desmognathæ: since, a desmognathous palate; a desmognathous bird.

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