Hyper Dictionary

English Dictionary Computer Dictionary Video Dictionary Thesaurus Dream Dictionary Medical Dictionary


Search Dictionary:  

Meaning of ORNITHORHYNCHUS

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  type genus of the family Ornithorhynchidae
 

ORNITHORHYNCHUS is a 15 letter word that starts with O.

 

 Synonyms: genus Ornithorhynchus
 
 See Also: duckbill, duckbilled platypus, duck-billed platypus, family Ornithorhynchidae, mammal genus, Ornithorhynchidae, Ornithorhynchus anatinus, platypus

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Or`ni*tho*rhyn"chus\, n. [NL., fr. Gr. ?, ?, a
bird + ? snout, beak.] (Zo["o]l.)
See {Duck mole}, under {Duck}.

 

 

COPYRIGHT © 2000-2013 HYPERDICTIONARY.COM HOME | ABOUT HYPERDICTIONARY