Definitions for oscineˈɒs ɪn, -aɪn
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word oscine
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
os•cineˈɒs ɪn, -aɪn(adj.)
of or pertaining to birds of the suborder Oscines, of the order Passeriformes, comprising members of the order that have highly developed vocal organs.
(n.)an oscine bird; songbird.
Origin of oscine:
1880–85; < NL Oscines < L oscen songbird
oscine, oscine bird(adj)
passerine bird having specialized vocal apparatus
of or relating to the songbirds
Pertaining to songbirds
Find a translation for the oscine definition in other languages:
Select another language: