rasorial

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Etymology[edit]

From Rasores, the obsolete taxonomic order of birds including chickens and other poultry.

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rasorial (comparative more rasorial, superlative most rasorial)

  1. Scratching the ground for food, as domestic fowl or other gallinaceous birds.
  2. (ornithology, historical) Pertaining to the now obsolete order Rasores.

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