superfamily Tyrannidae

noun
New World tyrant flycatchers most numerous in Central America and South America but also in the United States and Canada
Syn: ↑Tyrannidae
Hypernyms: ↑bird family
Member Holonyms: ↑Tyranni, ↑suborder Tyranni
Member Meronyms:

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  • Tyrannidae — noun New World tyrant flycatchers most numerous in Central America and South America but also in the United States and Canada • Syn: ↑superfamily Tyrannidae • Hypernyms: ↑bird family • Member Holonyms: ↑Tyranni, ↑suborder Tyranni …   Useful english dictionary

  • Tyrannus — noun type genus of the Tyrannidae: tyrant flycatchers • Syn: ↑genus Tyrannus • Hypernyms: ↑bird genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Tyrannidae, ↑superfamily Tyrannidae • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • genus Muscivora — noun a genus of Tyrannidae • Syn: ↑Muscivora • Hypernyms: ↑bird genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Tyrannidae, ↑superfamily Tyrannidae • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • genus Pyrocephalus — noun a genus of Tyrannidae • Syn: ↑Pyrocephalus • Hypernyms: ↑bird genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Tyrannidae, ↑superfamily Tyrannidae • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • genus Tyrannus — noun type genus of the Tyrannidae: tyrant flycatchers • Syn: ↑Tyrannus • Hypernyms: ↑bird genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Tyrannidae, ↑superfamily Tyrannidae • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Muscivora — noun a genus of Tyrannidae • Syn: ↑genus Muscivora • Hypernyms: ↑bird genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Tyrannidae, ↑superfamily Tyrannidae • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Pyrocephalus — noun a genus of Tyrannidae • Syn: ↑genus Pyrocephalus • Hypernyms: ↑bird genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Tyrannidae, ↑superfamily Tyrannidae • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   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

  • Contopus — noun pewees • Syn: ↑genus Contopus • Hypernyms: ↑bird genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Tyrannidae, ↑superfamily Tyrannidae • Member Meronyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Cotingidae — noun cotingas; umbrella birds • Syn: ↑family Cotingidae • Hypernyms: ↑bird family • Member Holonyms: ↑Tyrannidae, ↑superfamily Tyrannidae • Member Meronyms …   Useful english dictionary

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