Having a hooked beak

Grandiloquent dictionary. 2006.

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  • hamirostrate — hamirostrate, a. (heɪmɪˈrɒstrət) [f. L. hāmus hook + rostr um beak: see ate2.] Having a hooked beak. In mod. Dicts …   Useful english dictionary

  • hamate —   a. hooked; hook like.    ♦ hamiform, a. hook shaped.    ♦ hamirostrate, a. with hooked beak …   Dictionary of difficult words

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