Definition of Altrices. Meaning of Altrices. Synonyms of Altrices

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Definition of Altrices

Altrices
Altrices Al*tri"ces, n. pl. [L., nourishes, pl. of altrix.] (Zo["o]l.) Nursers, -- a term applied to those birds whose young are hatched in a very immature and helpless condition, so as to require the care of their parents for some time; -- opposed to pr[ae]coces.

Meaning of Altrices from wikipedia

- immobile, their helpless young would quickly drown. In birds, the terms Aves altrices and Aves precoces was introduced by Carl Jakob Sundevall (1836) and the...
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