Insessores
Insessores In`ses*so"res, n. pl. [NL., fr. L. insessor, lit., one who sits down, fr. incidere. See {Insession}.] (Zo["o]l.) An order of birds, formerly established to include the perching birds, but now generally regarded as an artificial group. [1913 Webster]

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  • Insessōres — Insessōres, Nesthocker, s. Vögel …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Insessores — Insessor In*ses sor, n.; pl. {Insessores}. [See {Insessores}.] (Zo[ o]l.) One of the {Insessores}. The group includes most of the common singing birds. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Insessores — noun a bird with feet adapted for perching (as on tree branches); this order is now generally abandoned by taxonomists • Syn: ↑order Insessores, ↑perching bird, ↑percher • Derivationally related forms: ↑perch (for: ↑percher) …   Useful english dictionary

  • insessores — n. pl. [L.] (Ornith.) Perchers, perching birds …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • insessores — in·ses·so·res …   English syllables

  • order Insessores — noun a bird with feet adapted for perching (as on tree branches); this order is now generally abandoned by taxonomists • Syn: ↑Insessores, ↑perching bird, ↑percher • Derivationally related forms: ↑perch (for: ↑percher) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Выводковые птицы — (Insessores) те птицы, у которых детеныши вылупляются из яйца почти голыми и незрячими и вскармливаются родителями до тех пор, пока не научатся летать. Сюда относятся хищные (Rapaces), лазящие (Scansores), воробьиные (Passeres) и голубиные… …   Энциклопедический словарь Ф.А. Брокгауза и И.А. Ефрона

  • Insessor — In*ses sor, n.; pl. {Insessores}. [See {Insessores}.] (Zo[ o]l.) One of the {Insessores}. The group includes most of the common singing birds. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • animal order — noun the order of animals • Hypernyms: ↑order • Hyponyms: ↑Eubacteriales, ↑order Eubacteriales, ↑Pseudomonadales, ↑order Pseudomonadales, ↑Rickettsiales, ↑order …   Useful english dictionary

  • Aves — noun (ornithology) the class of birds • Syn: ↑class Aves • Topics: ↑ornithology • Hypernyms: ↑class • Member Holonyms: ↑Vertebrata, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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