Tanagrine

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Tanagrine (Zoöl) Of or pertaining to the tanagers.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • tanagrine Of or pertaining to Tanagra in ancient Bæotia: usually applied to Greek terra-cotta figurines of which the most notable have been found in excavations on the site of Tanagra. See cut at Tanagra figurine under figurine.
    • tanagrine Of or pertaining to tanagers; belonging to the Tanagridæ, and especially to the Tanagrinæ: as, a tanagrine bird; tanagrine characters.
    • tanagrine Inhabited by tanagers: as, the tanagrine area of the Neotropical region.
    • n tanagrine A member of the Tanagridæ.
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