anomalopteryx

noun
the smallest moa; slender moa about the size of a large turkey
Hypernyms: ↑moa
Member Holonyms: ↑genus Anomalopteryx

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\\əˌnäməˈläptəˌriks\ noun
Usage: capitalized
Etymology: New Latin, from anomal- + -pteryx
: a genus of moas of slender build and a height of three or four feet

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  • anomalopteryx — n. 1. 1 the smallest moa ({Anomalopteryx oweni}); it is a slender moa about the size of a large turkey. Syn: {Anomalopteryx oweni}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • anomalopteryx — anom·a·lop·ter·yx …   English syllables

  • Anomalopteryx oweni — anomalopteryx anomalopteryx n. 1. 1 the smallest moa ({Anomalopteryx oweni}); it is a slender moa about the size of a large turkey. Syn: {Anomalopteryx oweni}. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Anomalopteryx oweni — noun the smallest moa; slender moa about the size of a large turkey • Syn: ↑anomalopteryx • Hypernyms: ↑moa • Member Holonyms: ↑genus Anomalopteryx …   Useful english dictionary

  • genus Anomalopteryx — noun small moas • Hypernyms: ↑bird genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Dinornithidae, ↑family Dinornithidae • Member Meronyms: ↑anomalopteryx, ↑Anomalopteryx oweni …   Useful english dictionary

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