Curvirostres Cur"vi*ros"tres (-r?s"tr?z), n. pl. [NL., fr. L. curvus curved + rostrum beak, rostrum.] (Zo["o]l.) A group of passerine birds, including the creepers and nuthatches. [1913 Webster]

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