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Synonyms of passerine

Noun


1. passerine, passeriform bird, bird

usage: perching birds mostly small and living near the ground with feet having 4 toes arranged to allow for gripping the perch; most are songbirds; hatchlings are helpless

Adjective


1. passerine (vs. nonpasserine)

usage: relating to or characteristic of the passeriform birds

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