Procellariiformes

noun
petrels; albatrosses; shearwaters; diving petrels
Hypernyms: ↑animal order
Member Holonyms: ↑Aves, ↑class Aves
Member Meronyms:

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\\ˌprōsəˌla(a)rēəˈfȯr(ˌ)mēz\ noun plural
Usage: capitalized
Etymology: New Latin, from Procellaria + -iformes
: an order of predominantly pelagic birds comprising the petrels, shearwaters, albatrosses, and diving petrels

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • Procellariiformes — Procellariiformes …   Wikipédia en Français

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  • procellariiformes — pro·cel·lar·ii·for·mes …   English syllables

  • order Procellariiformes — noun petrels; albatrosses; shearwaters; diving petrels • Syn: ↑Procellariiformes • Hypernyms: ↑animal order • Member Holonyms: ↑Aves, ↑class Aves • Member Meronyms …   Useful english dictionary

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