ornitho-


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ornitho-

or ornith-
pref.
Bird: ornithosis.

[New Latin ornītho-, from Greek, from ornīs, ornīth-, bird; see or- in Indo-European roots.]

ornitho-

or before a vowel

ornith-

combining form
bird or birds: ornithology; ornithomancy; ornithopter; ornithoscopy; ornithosis.
[from Greek ornis, ornith- bird]

ornitho-

a combining form meaning “bird”: ornithology.
Also, esp. before a vowel,ornith-.
[comb. form representing Greek ornīth- bird]
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