genus Odontophorus


genus Odontophorus
noun
genus of Central and South American crested partridges resembling quails; sometimes placed in a distinct subfamily or isolated in a distinct family
Syn: ↑Odontophorus
Hypernyms: ↑bird genus
Member Holonyms: ↑Phasianidae, ↑family Phasianidae

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  • Phasianidae — noun pheasants; quails; partridges • Syn: ↑family Phasianidae • Hypernyms: ↑bird family • Member Holonyms: ↑Galliformes, ↑order Galliformes • Member Meronyms …   Useful english dictionary

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