a.1.(Zool.) Tanagrine.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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The former is defined as "noun plural, ornithology; a subfamily of tanagroid birds having the bill straight, stout, and hooked, and the feet with strong claws", while the latter is simply marked "noun (t.g.)", meaning "type genus".