Tenuirostral Ten`u*i*ros"tral, a. (Zo["o]l.) Thin-billed; -- applied to birds with a slender bill, as the humming birds. [1913 Webster]

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  • tenuirostral — /ten ū i rosˈtrəl/ adjective (of a bird) slender billed ORIGIN: L tenuis thin, and rōstrum bill …   Useful english dictionary

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