Furnarius

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Furnarius type genus of the family Furnariidae: ovenbirds
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n furnarius The typical genus of oven-birds of the family Furnariidae.
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Usage

In literature:

The genus Furnarius contains several species, all small birds, living on the ground, and inhabiting open dry countries.
"A Naturalist's Voyage Round the World" by Charles Darwin
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