Definition of Coccyges

1. Noun. (plural of coccyx) ¹



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Definition of Coccyges

1. coccyx [n] - See also: coccyx

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Coccyges

coccygeal horn
coccygeal joint
coccygeal muscle
coccygeal nerve
coccygeal part of spinal cord
coccygeal plexus
coccygeal segments of spinal cord
coccygeal sinus
coccygeal vertebra
coccygeal vertebrae
coccygeal whorl
coccygectomies
coccygectomy
coccygei
coccygeous
coccyges (current term)
coccygeus
coccygodynia
coccygotomy
coccyodynia
coccyx
coccyxes
cocelebrant
cocelebrants
coch
cochain
cochain complex
cochain complexes
cochains
cochair

Literary usage of Coccyges

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1. Handbook of Birds of Eastern North America: With Keys to the Species and by Frank Michler Chapman (1895)
"... favorite midday haunt, and it is not impossible they may have roosted in the hole we discovered near its top. ORDER coccyges. CUCKOOS, KINGFISHERS, ETC. ..."

2. A Manual of the Vertebrate Animals of the Northern United States: Including by David Starr Jordan (1904)
"coccyges. (THE CUCKOO-LIKE BIRDS.) This order includes the majority of the ... Families of coccyges. a. Toes 2 in front, 2 behind; bill as long as bead, ..."

3. Birds by Eugene William Oates, William Thomas Blanford (1895)
"coccyges. This order is distinguished from all other ... By Garrod, Newton, and other recent writers, the coccyges have been regarded as having Galline ..."

4. A Hand-book to the Birds of Great Britain by Richard Bowdler Sharpe (1896)
"By the above combination of characters the Cuckoos may be recognised from all other birds, and the only other Suborder of the coccyges consists of the ..."

5. Michigan Bird Life: A List of All the Bird Species Known to Occur in the by Walter Bradford Barrows (1912)
"coccyges. Cuckoos, Kingfishers, etc. KEY TO FAMILIES. A. Toes two before and two behind, the front toes separate to the base; bill about as long as head. ..."

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