subfamily Perdicinae

noun
Old World partridges
Hypernyms: ↑bird family
Member Holonyms: ↑Phasianidae, ↑family Phasianidae
Member Meronyms:

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  • Perdicinae — noun Old World partridges • Syn: ↑Perdicidae, ↑subfamily Perdicidae, ↑subfamily Perdicinae • Hypernyms: ↑bird family • Member Holonyms: ↑Phasianidae, ↑family P …   Useful english dictionary

  • subfamily Perdicidae — noun Old World partridges • Syn: ↑Perdicidae, ↑Perdicinae, ↑subfamily Perdicinae • Hypernyms: ↑bird family • Member Holonyms: ↑Phasianidae, ↑family Phasianidae …   Useful english dictionary

  • Galliformes — Temporal range: Eocene Recent, 45–0 Ma …   Wikipedia

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

  • genus Perdix — noun a genus of Perdicinae • Syn: ↑Perdix • Hypernyms: ↑bird genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Perdicidae, ↑subfamily Perdicidae, ↑Perdicinae, ↑subfamily Perdicinae …   Useful english dictionary

  • Perdix — noun a genus of Perdicinae • Syn: ↑genus Perdix • Hypernyms: ↑bird genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Perdicidae, ↑subfamily Perdicidae, ↑Perdicinae, ↑subfamily Perdicinae …   Useful english dictionary

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

  • Alectoris — noun a genus of Perdicidae • Syn: ↑genus Alectoris • Hypernyms: ↑bird genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Perdicidae, ↑subfamily Perdicidae, ↑Perdicinae, ↑subfamily Perdicinae …   Useful english dictionary

  • genus Alectoris — noun a genus of Perdicidae • Syn: ↑Alectoris • Hypernyms: ↑bird genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Perdicidae, ↑subfamily Perdicidae, ↑Perdicinae, ↑subfamily Perdicinae …   Useful english dictionary

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