angustirostrate


angustirostrate
adj. [L. angustus, narrow; rostrum, beak]
Having a narrow rostrum or snout; see latirostrate.

Online Dictionary of Invertebrate Zoology. . 2005.

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  • angustirostrate — an·gus·ti·ros·trate …   English syllables

  • angustirostrate — |aŋ|gəstə| adjective Etymology: angusti + rostrate : having a narrow rostrum or snout * * * angustirosˈtrate adjective Narrow beaked • • • Main Entry: ↑angusti …   Useful english dictionary

  • angusti- — combining form Etymology: probably from Latin, from angustus more at anguish : narrow angustifoliate angustirostrate * * * angusti /ang gu sti / (biology; rare) combining form Signifying narrow …   Useful english dictionary

  • latirostrate — adj. [L. latus, broad; rostrum, beak] Having a broad rostrum; see angustirostrate …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

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