Cultirostres

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n. pl Cultirostres (Zoöl) A tribe of wading birds including the stork, heron, crane, etc.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • cultirostres An erroneous form of Cultrirostres.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
NL., fr. L. culter, colter of a plow, knife + rostrum, bill