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ornitho-(word root) bird
Examples of words with the root ornitho-: ornithology
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ornitho-or before a vowel
bird or birds: ornithology; ornithomancy; ornithopter; ornithoscopy; ornithosis.
[from Greek ornis, ornith- bird]
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a combining form meaning “bird”: ornithology.Also, esp. before a vowel,ornith-.
[comb. form representing Greek ornīth- bird]
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