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[os-in, -ahyn] /ˈɒs ɪn, -aɪn/

of, belonging to, or pertaining to the suborder Oscines, of the order Passeriformes, comprising the songbirds that have highly developed vocal organs.
an oscine bird.
/ˈɒsaɪn; ˈɒsɪn/
of, relating to, or belonging to the Oscines, a suborder of passerine birds that includes most of the songbirds


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    [os-i-tuh nt] /ˈɒs ɪ tənt/ adjective 1. yawning, as with drowsiness; gaping. 2. drowsy or inattentive. 3. dull, lazy, or negligent. adj. “yawning,” from Latin oscitans “listless, sluggish, lazy,” present participle of oscitare “to gape, yawn,” from os citare “to move the mouth” (see oral and cite).

  • Os coccygis

    os coccygis os coc·cy·gis (kŏk’sə-jĭs, kŏk-sī’jĭs) n. The coccyx.

  • Osco-Umbrian

    [os-koh-uhm-bree-uh n] /ˈɒs koʊˈʌm bri ən/ noun 1. a group of languages, usually classified as Italic, that contains Oscan and Umbrian. /ˌɒskəʊˈʌmbrɪən/ noun 1. a group of extinct languages of ancient Italy, including Oscan, Umbrian, and Sabellian, which were displaced by Latin adjective 2. relating to or belonging to this group of languages

  • Os coxae

    os coxae os cox·ae (kŏk’sē) n. The hipbone.

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