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strigiform

[strij-uh-fawrm] /ˈstrɪdʒ əˌfɔrm/
adjective
1.
of, pertaining, or belonging to the order Strigiformes, comprising the owls.
Origin
< Neo-Latin Strigiformes name of the order, equivalent to Latin strig-, stem of strix kind of owl (< Greek stríx) + Neo-Latin -iformes -iformes
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strigiform

/ˈstrɪdʒɪˌfɔːm/
adjective
1.
of, relating to, or belonging to the Strigiformes, an order of birds comprising the owls
Word Origin
via New Latin from Latin strix a screech owl
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