Definitions for uropygiumˌyʊər əˈpɪdʒ i əm

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. uropygium(noun)

    posterior part of a bird's body from which the tail feathers grow

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  1. uropygium(Noun)

    The posterior part of a bird's body from which the tail feathers grow

  2. Origin: Mediaeval Latin, from (ouropugion) "tail feathers".

Webster Dictionary

  1. Uropygium(noun)

    the prominence at the posterior extremity of a bird's body, which supports the feathers of the tail; the rump; -- sometimes called pope's nose

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