Definition of Ornithoid

1. [adj]



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Ornithoid

ornithine cycle
ornithine d-aminotransferase
ornithine transaminase
ornithine transcarbamoylase
ornithine transcarbamylase
ornithine transcarbamylase deficiency
ornithines
ornithinuria
ornithischian
ornithischian dinosaur
ornithischians
ornitho-
ornithochory
ornithodelphia
ornithoid (current term)
ornithoidichnite
ornithoidichnites
ornitholite
ornitholites
ornithologic
ornithological
ornithologically
ornithologies
ornithologist
ornithologists
ornithology
ornithomancy
ornithomimid
ornithomimosaur

Literary usage of Ornithoid

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1. The Popular Science Monthly (1895)
"... to the designation of " ornithoid lizards or batrachians." As time has progressed the order of ..."

2. Proceedings of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (1861)
"... see its five-toed front feet, its long heel, and its blunt, stout tail, we are sure it must have been a marsupial, or a lizard, with an ornithoid type. ..."

3. The American Geologist by Newton Horace Winchell (1895)
"... although they received the name of " ornithoid lizards or batrachians." The final classification of Prof. Hitchcock summarized the groups as follows: ..."

4. Pioneers of Science in America: Sketches of Their Lives and Scientific Work by William Jay Youmans (1896)
"... thick and narrow-toed birds, ornithoid lizards or batrachians, lizards, batrachians, ... to the designation of "ornithoid lizards or batrachians. ..."

5. Catalogue of Casts of Fossils: From the Principal Museums of Europe and by Henry Augustus Ward (1866)
"This " ornithoid Lizard or Batrachian" had three clawed toes pointing forward, and one short posterior one ; the tracks are nearly in a right line, ..."

6. Catalogue of Casts of Fossils: From the Principal Museums of Europe and by Henry Augustus Ward (1866)
"This " ornithoid Lizard or Batrachian" had three clawed toes pointing forward, and one short posterior one ; the tracks are nearly in a right line, ..."

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