subfamily Emberizidae

noun
buntings and some New World sparrows
Hypernyms: ↑bird family
Member Holonyms: ↑Fringillidae, ↑family Fringillidae

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  • Emberizidae — noun buntings and some New World sparrows • Syn: ↑subfamily Emberizidae, ↑subfamily Emberizinae • Hypernyms: ↑bird family • Member Holonyms: ↑Fringillidae, ↑family Fringillidae …   Useful english dictionary

  • subfamily Emberizinae — noun buntings and some New World sparrows • Syn: ↑Emberizidae, ↑subfamily Emberizidae • Hypernyms: ↑bird family • Member Holonyms: ↑Fringillidae, ↑family Fringillidae …   Useful english dictionary

  • bird family — noun a family of warm blooded egg laying vertebrates characterized by feathers and forelimbs modified as wings • Hypernyms: ↑family • Hyponyms: ↑Struthionidae, ↑family Struthionidae, ↑Casuaridae, ↑family Casuaridae, ↑Apterygidae, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • family Fringillidae — noun finches: goldfinches; bullfinches; chaffinches; siskins; canaries; cardinals; grosbeaks; crossbills; linnets; buntings • Syn: ↑Fringillidae • Hypernyms: ↑bird family • Member Holonyms: ↑Oscines, ↑sub …   Useful english dictionary

  • Fringillidae — noun finches: goldfinches; bullfinches; chaffinches; siskins; canaries; cardinals; grosbeaks; crossbills; linnets; buntings • Syn: ↑family Fringillidae • Hypernyms: ↑bird family • Member Holonyms: ↑Oscines, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Emberiza — noun Old World buntings • Syn: ↑genus Emberiza • Hypernyms: ↑bird genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Emberizidae, ↑subfamily Emberizidae, ↑subfamily Emberizinae …   Useful english dictionary

  • genus Emberiza — noun Old World buntings • Syn: ↑Emberiza • Hypernyms: ↑bird genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Emberizidae, ↑subfamily Emberizidae, ↑subfamily Emberizinae …   Useful english dictionary

  • genus Passerina — noun a genus of small North American finches including the New World buntings • Syn: ↑Passerina • Hypernyms: ↑bird genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Emberizidae, ↑subfamily Emberizidae, ↑subfamily Emberizinae …   Useful english dictionary

  • genus Plectrophenax — noun snow bunting • Syn: ↑Plectrophenax • Hypernyms: ↑bird genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Emberizidae, ↑subfamily Emberizidae, ↑subfamily Emberizinae …   Useful english dictionary

  • Passerina — noun a genus of small North American finches including the New World buntings • Syn: ↑genus Passerina • Hypernyms: ↑bird genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Emberizidae, ↑subfamily Emberizidae, ↑subfamily Emberizinae …   Useful english dictionary

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