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Gastornis Line breaks: Gas|tor¦nis
Pronunciation: /ɡaˈstɔːnɪs/

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Definition of Gastornis in English:


A very large flightless bird of the Eocene epoch.


Modern Latin, from the name of the French scientist Gaston Planté (1834–89), who found the first specimen, + Greek ornis 'bird'.

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