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Definition of Brevipennate

Brevipennate Brev`i*pen"nate, a. [L. brevis short + E. pennate.] (Zo["o]l.) Short-winged; -- applied to birds which can not fly, owing to their short wings, as the ostrich, cassowary, and emu.

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