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\ɪmpˈɒstjuːm], \ɪmpˈɒstjuːm], \ɪ_m_p_ˈɒ_s_t_j_uː_m]\
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1919 - The concise Oxford dictionary of current English
By Sir Augustus Henry

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dromaeognathae

  • Prof. Huxley's classification a sub-order Carinatae (birds having sternum with keel), including but one family, Tinamidae tinamous. In this suborder the bones of upper jaw or skull are like what they struthious swift-footed birds, as ostrich.
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