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ornithology

(ôr′nə-thŏl′ə-jē)
n.
The branch of zoology that deals with birds.

or′ni·tho·log′ic (-thə-lŏj′ĭk), or′ni·tho·log′i·cal (-ĭ-kəl) adj.
or′ni·tho·log′i·cal·ly adv.
or′ni·thol′o·gist n.

ornithology

the study of birds.
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The west coast of Cape York Peninsula is virtually unexplored ornithologically,' Schodde says.
He concluded that the Indigirka River Delta was not unique ornithologically, but contained palearctic and holarctic species.
Your parakeet will never be lonely with this timekeeper that sings on the hour with ornithologically accurate calls of 12 different species of North American birds, which are featured instead of numbers on the clock face.
But in an age of such astonishing pluralism in every sphere - we are aware as never before of a diversity of countries, creeds, races, cultures, values, species - it is perhaps fitting to move beyond the level of the ornithologically obvious, to leave behind those crude, rough-hewn embodiments of singular significance, and instead find our symbols in less clear-cut, more ambiguous, more tentative figures.