Adunc
Adunc A*dunc", Adunque A*dunque", a. (Zo["o]l.) Hooked; as, a parrot has an adunc bill. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • adunc — adúnc adj. m., pl. adúnci; f. sg. adúncă, pl. adúnce Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic  ADÚNC, Ă adj. (biol.; despre organe) Încovoiat la vârf, încârligat, curbat; aduncat. [ …   Dicționar Român

  • adunc — aduncity /euh dun si tee/, n. /euh dungk /, adj. curved inward; hooked. [1620 30; < L aduncus, equiv. to ad AD + uncus hook, barb] * * * …   Universalium

  • adunc — aduncity /euh dun si tee/, n. /euh dungk /, adj. curved inward; hooked. [1620 30; < L aduncus, equiv. to ad AD + uncus hook, barb] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Adunque — Adunc A*dunc , Adunque A*dunque , a. (Zo[ o]l.) Hooked; as, a parrot has an adunc bill. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • aduncat — aduncát adj. m., pl. aduncáţi; f. sg. aduncátă, pl. aduncáte Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic  ADUNCÁT, Ă adj. Adunc. [< adunc]. Trimis de LauraGellner, 13.09.2007. Sursa …   Dicționar Român

  • a|dun|cous — «uh DUHNG kuhs», adjective. = adunc. (Cf. ↑adunc) …   Useful english dictionary

  • hooked — adj 1. aquiline, falcate, falciform, Biol. uncinate, adunc, Anat. hamate, Biol. hamular, Biol. hamulate, Biol. hamulose, hook shaped, hook like; crooked, bent, flexed, bowed, arcuate, twisted, contorted; curved, incurvated, angular, curled,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • reflex — adj 1. reactive, responsive, reflexive; rebounding, boomeranging, recoiling; resilient, elastic, springy, bouncy; knee jerk, spontaneous, automatic, immediate, involuntary. 2. reflected, mirrored, returned; echoed, echoing, repetitive, reechoed,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • aduncity — /ə dunˈsi ti/ noun • • • Main Entry: ↑adunc …   Useful english dictionary

  • a|dunc — «uh DUHNGK», adjective. bent or curved inward; hooked: »an adunc bill, beak, or nose. ╂[< Latin aduncus < ad toward + uncus a hook] …   Useful english dictionary

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