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Dmitri Ivanov wrote:
>> Another example is "bird".
>>
>> bird - avi 1++; orni
>>
>> Looking for these words, we find:
>>
>> avi - bird
>>
>> orni - bird; fowl.
>>
>> Looking for "fowl", we find:
>>
>> fowl - galina 1++, sito-avi 1+, alimenta-avi; orni.
>>
> 
> It came to my mind that if fowl can be said as sito-avi or
> alimenta-avi, then not only orni but also avi means any two-winged
> creature; so the difference between orni and avi is unclear to me.
> 
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In the list there are also these:

aeska      food
alimenta   feed; food; nourish
broma      food
cibo       food
eska       food
fago-ma    food (fago=eat, ma(teria)=material/substance)
pabulu     food
sito       food; feed; nourish; meal; repast