Meaning of odontorhynchous in English:

odontorhynchous

(also odontorrhynchous)

Pronunciation /ɒˌdɒntə(ʊ)ˈrɪŋkəs/ /ə(ʊ)ˌdɒntə(ʊ)ˈrɪŋkəs/

adjective

rare Ornithology
  • (Of a bird) having toothlike serrations in the bill, as a goose or duck.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Robert Mayne (1808–1868). From odonto- + -rhynchous.