Cypseliform Cyp*sel"i*form (s?p-s?l"?-f?rm), a. [L. cypselus a kind of swallow, Gr. ???? + -form.] (Zo["o]l.) Like or belonging to the swifts ({Cypselid[ae]}.) [1913 Webster]

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  • cypseliform — cyp·se·li·form …   English syllables

  • cypseliform — (ˈ)sip|seləˌfȯrm, ˈsipsəl adjective Etymology: New Latin Cypseliformes, group of birds including the swift, from Cypselus + iformes : resembling a swift …   Useful english dictionary

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