Spine-tailed
Spine-tailed \Spine"-tailed\, a. (Zo["o]l.) Having the tail quills ending in sharp, naked tips. [1913 Webster]

{Spine-tailed swift}. (Zo["o]l.) See {Spinetail} (a) . [1913 Webster]


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  • spine-tailed — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ adjective : having tail quills with sharp naked tips * * * spine tailed «SPYN TAYLD», adjective. having stiff, spine like points on the tail feathers. * * * spine tailed see spine n.1 10 b …   Useful english dictionary

  • Spine-tailed swift — Spine tailed Spine tailed, a. (Zo[ o]l.) Having the tail quills ending in sharp, naked tips. [1913 Webster] {Spine tailed swift}. (Zo[ o]l.) See {Spinetail} (a) . [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • spine-tailed mobula — japoninė mobulė statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Mobula japonica angl. Japanese devil ray; spine tailed mobula rus. японская мобула; японский морской дьявол ryšiai: platesnis terminas – mobulės …   Žuvų pavadinimų žodynas

  • spine-tailed chowchilla — /ˌspaɪn teɪld tʃaʊˈtʃɪlə/ (say .spuyn tayld chow chiluh) noun → logrunner …   Australian English dictionary

  • spine-tailed swift — noun : a bird of the genus Chaetura …   Useful english dictionary

  • Papuan Spine-tailed Swift — Conservation status Least Concern (IUCN 3.1) Scientific classification …   Wikipedia

  • Philippine Spine-tailed Swift — Conservation status Near Threatened ( …   Wikipedia

  • Ashy-tailed Swift — Conservation status Not recognized (IUCN 3.1) Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia Phylum …   Wikipedia

  • Sharp-tailed snake — Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata …   Wikipedia

  • Rio Negro Brush-tailed Rat — a.k.a the Mexican Lawnmower Rat Conservation status Least Concern (IUCN 3.1)[1] …   Wikipedia

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