Fringillaceous
Fringillaceous Frin`gil*la"ceous, a. (Zo["o]l.) Fringilline. [1913 Webster]

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  • fringillaceous — /frin ji lāˈshəs/ adjective Relating to the finches or Fringillˈidae ORIGIN: L fringilla a finch • • • fringillˈid, fringillˈiform or fringillˈine adjective …   Useful english dictionary

  • fringilline —   a. like a finch; belonging to finch family of birds.    ♦ fringillaceous,    ♦ fringilliform,    ♦ fringilloid, a. finch like …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • fringillid — I. (ˈ)frin|jilə̇d adjective Etymology: New Latin Fringillidae : of or relating to the Fringillidae or a finch II. noun ( s) : one of the Fringillidae : finch * * * …   Useful english dictionary

  • fringilliform — fringillˈid, fringillˈiform or fringillˈine adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑fringillaceous …   Useful english dictionary

  • fringilline — fringillˈid, fringillˈiform or fringillˈine adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑fringillaceous …   Useful english dictionary

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